Collection of Arms and Armour by Unknown Artist

Collection of arms and armour from various countries including firearms, pistols especially, helmets and horse armour and a library of books on the subject.

Details

Medium:
Metalwork
Acquired in:
1931
Vendor:
G H Ramsbottom

Many swords including a foiling or practice rapier of the early 17th century (collection of Captain A Hutton), a gunners stiletto with scale for weighing shot. Rapier blades often signed and some with motto.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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