Wheellock Rifle Made for Emperor Leopold I

Stock maker: Johann Michael Maucher (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd, 1645–1701)
Barrelsmith: I. C. Schefl (German, Graz, 17th century)
Date: ca. 1685
Culture: German, Schwäbisch Gmünd
Medium: Steel; wood, inlaid with ivory and mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: L. 43 1/2 in. (110.49 cm); L. of barrel, 30 1/4 in. (76.84 cm); Cal. .50 in. (12.7 mm); Wt. 8 lb. 10 oz. (3912 g)
Classification: Firearms-Guns-Wheellock
Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1928
Accession Number: 28.125

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