The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Wheel-lock gun with ramrod
  • Wheel-lock gun with ramrod
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • c. 1620
    19th century (decoration of the lock and barrel)
  • Steel, gold, silver, pear-wood, antler and wood, chiselled, gilded, damascened and engraved
  • Length: 126.2 cm, overall
    Length: 97.2 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.7 cm, calibre
    Weight: 5.67 kg
  • A1096
  • European Armoury III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Frédéric Spitzer; Sir Richard Wallace.