The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Flint-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Flint-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Ascribed to Isaac Cordier , (engraving)
  • Paris, France
  • c. 1660
  • Steel, gold, ebony, silver and copper alloy, blued, damascened, engraved, chiselled and gilded
  • Length: 64.2 cm, overall
    Length: 44.9 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.4 cm, calibre
    Weight: 0.99 kg
  • Inscription: 'Le Conte'
    Stamp: Three small marks
  • A1207
  • European Armoury III
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Further Reading
  • H. Courant, 1866; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.