The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany, possibly Brunswick
  • c. 1560 - c. 1570
  • Steel, silver, ebony, antler and wood, blued, overlaid, inlaid and engraved
  • Length: 52.8 cm, overall
    Length: 32.3 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.6 cm, calibre
    Weight: 2.6 kg
  • A1136
  • European Armoury III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Sir S. R. Meyrick; Frédéric Spitzer; Sir Richard Wallace.