The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
War hammer
  • War hammer
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • North Italy
  • c. 1510
  • Iron or steel, gold and velvet, etched and gilt
  • Length: 69.5 cm
    Length: 18 cm, hammer to beak
    Length: 39.3 cm, straps
    Weight: 1.51 kg
  • A976
  • European Armoury I
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • E. Juste, 1868; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.