The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Double wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Double wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Nuremberg, Germany
  • c. 1600
  • Steel, wood, antler and whale-bone, engraved and stained
  • Length: 86.3 cm, overall
    Length: 62 cm, barrels
    Width: 0.7 cm, calibre
    Weight: 2.47 kg
  • Stamp: Nuremberg mark
    Stamp: Snake
    Maker's mark: 'H.R.' and a sun
    Stamp: 'M.G' under a heart
  • A1151
  • European Armoury III
History
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Further Reading
  • Probably D. Colnaghi; Sir Samuel Meyrick, probably c. 1818; Frédéric Spitzer; Sir Richard Wallace.