The Wallace Collection

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Pommel
  • Pommel
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • c. 1580 - c. 1600
  • Steel, chiselled
  • Weight: 0.32 kg
  • A872
  • European Armoury III
Commentary
Further Reading
  • Pommel of a sword, flattened and oviform in shape; of bright steel roughly chiselled in low relief on each side with a cartouche, one containing a nude reclining figure and the other a horseman, surrounded by garlands; the button is missing.

    About 1580-1600; nationality uncertain.