Record Number STCMG.1925.SB01.011.1
RELATED-RECORD
STCMG:1925.11.2
NUMBER-OF-ITEMS
1
IDENTIFICATION
SIMPLE-NAME
pistol
FULL-NAME
wheel lock pistol
CLASSIFIED-NAME
Weapons and Armour, Guns
BRIEF-DESCRIPTION
Wheel lock pistol. 17th century military officers wheel lock holster pistol with a cannon barrel. One of a pair. The pistol has an enclosed wheel lock. This pistol was made in the second quarter of the 17th century and is probably north German or Dutch. The pistol was purchased by Spence from the North sale, as lot 32 in July 1919 for 18. One of a pair.
PRODUCTION
METHOD
manufactured
DATE
1625 = 1650
PLACE
Germany, Europe
PLACE
Netherlands, Europe
PERIOD
17th century
DESCRIPTION
MATERIAL
steel, wood
LENGTH
600 mm
LENGTH
408 mm
LENGTH
17 mm
COLOUR
silver, brown
COMPLETENESS
complete