Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Combination Mace and Wheellock Pistol

Date:
16th century
Geography:
Nurmeberg
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
L. 23 1/4 in. (59.1 cm); mace head L. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm); barrel L. 13 5/16 in. (33.8 cm); Cal. .453 in. (11.5 mm); Wt. 4 lb. 6.5 oz. (2 kg)
Classification:
Combination Weapons
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.1324
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Hagerstown. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. "Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor, loan exhibtion from MMA," February 27–March 31, 1955, no. 103.

Newark. Newark Museum Association. "Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor, loan exhibtion from MMA," May 15–September 15, 1955, no. 103.

Seattle. Seattle Art Museum. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor," March 11, 1982–June 6, 1982, no. 92.

Denver. Denver Art Museum. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor," July 18–October 10, 1982, no. 92.

San Antonio. San Antonio Museum of Art. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor," November 13, 1982–February 5, 1983, no. 92.

Minneapolis. Minneapolis Institute of Arts. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor," May 24–July 31, 1983, no. 92.

San Francisco. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor," November 5, 1983–January 28, 1984.

Detroit. Detroit Institute of Arts. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor," April 4–June 17, 1984, no. 92.

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