Wheel-lock gun with ramrod

Steel, gold, copper alloy, snake-wood, antler, ivory and wood, blued, chiselled and gilded | c. 1620

Daniel Sadeler

Wheel-lock gun, the barrel of circular section, blued, and decorated with three panels of elaborate Renaissance ornament finely chiselled in low relief on a gilt ground. The compositions include at the breech a figure of Actæon, at the muzzle Bacchus...
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