The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Glaive
  • Glaive
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Venice, Italy
  • c. 1620
  • Iron or steel, gold, copper alloy and silk
  • Length: 87.7 cm, including socket
    Length: 17.8 cm, straps
    Weight: 3.52 kg
  • A945
  • European Armoury II
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • L*** (de) sale, Oudart, Paris, 29 January 1868, no. 70. Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.