The Wallace Collection

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Flint-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Flint-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Netherlands
  • c. 1750
  • Steel, copper alloy, walnut wood, 'German silver' alloy, whale-bone and horn, chiselled and engraved
  • Length: 52 cm, overall
    Length: 33.1 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.6 cm, calibre
    Weight: 1.075 kg
  • Maker's mark: Three copper alloy maker's stamps
    Painter's mark
    Stamp: A mark
  • A1236
  • 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