Lock side; rear half, lock side; rear half, other side

Wheellock Gun of Philippe de Croy, Prince of Chimay (1526–1595)

Date: 1551–56
Geography: possibly Antwerp
Culture: Flemish, possibly Antwerp
Medium: Steel, damascened with gold and silver; wood, overlaid with carved ivory
Dimensions: L. 42 1/8 in. (107.0 cm); L. of barrel 27 5/8 in. (70.2 cm); Cal. .56 in. (14.2 mm); Wt. 8 lb. 10 oz. (3917 g)
Classification: Firearms-Guns-Wheellock
Credit Line: Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. Bashford Dean, 1929
Accession Number: 29.151.1

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