The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Pommel
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • c. 1580 - c. 1600
  • Iron or steel, silver and gold, gilded
  • Weight: 0.24 kg
  • A874
  • European Armoury III
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  • Pommel of a Rapier, barrel-shaped, divided by chains into six panels, chiselled in relief with three warriors alternating with three lion masks; traces of fire-gilding remain on a silvered ground; the button is missing.

    About 1580-1600; nationality uncertain.