The Wallace Collection

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Wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Maastricht, Netherlands
  • c. 1640 - c. 1660
  • Steel, silver, pear-wood, possibly rosewood, engraved
  • Length: 65.3 cm, overall
    Length: 46.7 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.4 cm, calibre
    Weight: 1.04 kg
  • Inscription: A. Maestrech
    Maker's mark
  • A1173
  • European Armoury III
Further Reading
  • Mann, James G., Wallace Collection Catalogues: European Arms and Armour Volume II, London: The Wallace Collection 1962
    Norman, A. V. B., Wallace Collection Catalogues: European Arms and Armour Supplement, London: The Trustees of the Wallace Collection, 1986