The Wallace Collection

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Flint-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Flint-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Ponsin
  • Liège, Flanders
  • c. 1750
  • Steel, gold, copper alloy, walnut wood, chiselled, gilded and carved
  • Length: 44.2 cm, overall
    Length: 26.4 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.5 cm, calibre
    Weight: 0.95 kg
  • Inscription: 'PONSIN'
  • A1218
  • 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