The Wallace Collection

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Wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • P. Cisteron
  • France
  • c. 1640
  • Steel, gold, walnut, wood and coloured glass, engraved, gilded and carved
  • Length: 68.1 cm, overall
    Length: 48.5 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.4 cm, calibre
    Weight: 1.04 kg
  • Inscription: AFigaec P. Cisteron Name and address of maker
  • A1180
  • 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