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Matchlock Gun

Date:
dated 1579
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel, wood (beech)
Dimensions:
L. of stock 51 3/8 in. (130.5 cm); L. of barrel 40 1/4 in. (102.2 cm); Cal. .688 in. (17.5 mm); Wt. 11 lb. 4 oz. (5100 g)
Classification:
Firearms-Guns-Matchlock
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.1375
Not on view
Ex coll.: Count Leopold, Dresden; Historical Museum, Dresden
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