Executioner's sword by Unknown Artist

Executioner's sword bearing the date 1674 and engraved with scenes of execution and torture.


Acquired in:
Presented by:
Rupert Joseph through The Art Fund

One of four gifts to three museums by Rupert Joseph through the Art Fund between 1934 and 1941.

Venue details

Royal Armouries Museum Armouries Drive, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS10 1LT 0113 220 1999 www.royalarmouries.org

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm Closed 24 – 26 Dec