The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Powder-flask
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • Mid 16th century
  • Antler, bronze and steel, carved
  • Height: 22.8 cm
    Weight: 0.41 kg
  • Inscription: 'HOC FERRO/TELOOZ VIROS/SIC TERRITO/MAVORS 1532' 'With thus weapon and missile affright men, O Mars'
    Incised mark: 'P'
    Incised mark: 'I'
  • A1248
  • European Armoury III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • E. Juste, 1865; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.