The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Wheel-lock rifle with ramrod
  • Wheel-lock rifle with ramrod
  • Christoph Trechsler , (barrel)
  • Dresden, Germany and Nuremberg, Germany
  • c. 1600
  • Steel, gold, antler and wood, gilded, engraved, etched, damascened and blued
  • Length: 123.5 cm, overall
    Length: 95.5 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.4 cm, calibre
    Weight: 4.595 kg
  • Maker's mark
    Inscription: 'C.T.'
    Stamp: A mark
    Stamp: Nuremberg mark
    Maker's mark
  • A1087
  • European Armoury III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Frédéric Spitzer; Sir Richard Wallace.