Wheel-lock rifle

Steel, copper, brass, staghorn, cowhorn, mother-of-pearl and iron | 1275 x 1275mm | c 1630-c 1640

Unknown Maker

For more on this type of gun see acc. no. 5175. This may be an early example because of the form of the cock on the firing mechanism.

Phillippa Plock, 2016

Object: 5177

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