- Museum number
Object: Epée de Charlemagne
Series: Les gemmes et joyaux de la Couronne
The upper part of Charlemagne's sword, "Joyeuse"; locket set with precious stone, cross guard ending in lion heads. 1864
Etching, with surface tone
- Production date
Height: 386 millimetres (plate-mark)
Width: 287 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- See 1871,0610.823 for comment.
The sword is in the Louvre, MS 84.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number