The Wallace Collection

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Flint-lock gun with ramrod
  • Flint-lock gun with ramrod
  • Possibly Johann Christoph Stockmar (1719 - 1747)
  • Saxony, Germany
  • c. 1750
  • Steel, silver, gold, walnut and wood, blued, chiselled, damascened, carved, chased and gilded
  • Length: 137.5 cm, overall
    Length: 99.7 cm, barrel
    Weight: 1.6 kg, calibre
    Weight: 2.98 kg
  • Maker's mark
    Inscription: 'A E' Gold cypher, probably that of Frederick Augustus II, Elector of Saxony and King of Poland.
  • A1119
  • European Armoury III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • The Elector of Saxony; Dukes of Saxe-Weimar; Demidoff, Prince of San Donato; San Donato sale, Paris, April 1870, no. 658.