The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Processional glaive
  • Processional glaive
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Venice, Italy
  • c. 1685
  • Steel, gold and velvet, etched and gilded
  • Length: 100.3 cm, including socket
    Width: 20.2 cm, blade
    Weight: 7.65 kg
  • A950
  • European Armoury II
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Possibly E. Juste, 1867; possibly comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.