The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Powder-flask
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Milan, Italy and Switzerland
  • c. 1590
  • Beech wood, leather, steel, gold and silver, pierced, counterfeit- damascened and tooled
  • Height: 21.7 cm, overall
    Width: 15.2 cm, at the base
    Weight: 0.46 kg
  • Incised mark: 'PM' and 'WA' in monogram
  • A1278
  • European Armoury III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.