The Wallace Collection

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Wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Wheel-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Augsburg, Germany
  • c. 1590
  • Steel, gold, walnut, antler and ivory, gilded, blued, chiselled, engraved and stained
  • Length: 57.3 cm, length
    Length: 35.5 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.3 cm, calibre
    Weight: 1.52 kg
  • Stamp: Four marks including the letter a in a pearled oval. The third mark on the barrel is either a letter c or a new moon in an oval with a pearled edge, the fourth is an egg shaped punch.
  • A1145
  • European Armoury III
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