The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Partizan
  • Partizan
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • c. 1690 - c. 1700
  • Iron or steel, oak, copper alloy, silk and gold, chiselled
  • Length: 57 cm, excluding socket
    Length: 21.5 cm, socket and straps
    Weight: 5.52 kg
  • Heraldry: two eagles holding respectively a mace and a sword Probably the arms of Christian Wilhelm of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen, Prince of the Holy Roman Empire
    Inscription: Crowned 'C · S · W' or 'C · W · S'
  • A1001
  • European Armoury III
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Frédéric Spitzer; Sir Richard Wallace.