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
  • France or Italy
  • c. 1600 and 19th century
  • Steel, gold and silver, damascened and etched, once blued
  • Length: 80.8 cm, overall
    Length: 60.3 cm, barrel
    Width: 1 cm, calibre
    Weight: 2.34 kg
  • A1175
  • European Armoury III
Further Reading
  • A. Beurdeley, 1867; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.