The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Powder-flask
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Flanders, possibly Antwerp
  • c. 1580
    possibly 19th century (the spout)
  • Wood, velvet, bronze and gold, embossed, chased, chiselled and gilded
  • Height: 21.1 cm
    Width: 24.1 cm, at the base
    Weight: 0.685 kg
  • Inscription: 'IG DL'
  • A1277
  • European Armoury III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.