The Wallace Collection

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Scabbard
  • Scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy
  • c. 1650
  • Steel, chiselled and incised
  • Length: 21.8 cm
    Weight: 0.085 kg
  • A861
  • European Armoury III
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  • Stiletto scabbard, made entirely of steel, circular in section, the ends decorated with diagonal grooving, the centre notched and roughly incised; four defaced heads of chiselled steel have been applied to the front, and there are three fluted rivet-heads on the back.

    Italian, about 1650.