Sword for King Karl XI's Carousel


The Royal Armoury, Sweden

The Royal Armoury, Sweden
Stockholm, Sweden

Sword made for King Karl XI. Hilt of gilt brass. Double edged blade with etched décor. Smith's mark in the form of a sun. A scabbard covered in red velvet belongs to the sword.


  • Title: Sword for King Karl XI's Carousel
  • Creator: unknown
  • Date Created: 1672/1672
  • Physical Dimensions: L 671 mm
  • Subject Keywords: Sword, Tournament, Historicism
  • Rights: CC BY
  • External Link: Livrustkammaren
  • Medium: Steel, Gold

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