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Inscription: Inscribed on the barrel behind the leaf-sight: the date 1668 and the initials C S (Caspar Spät);On the stock: the words EBEN and GUTH (verification of the wood as ebony and the quality mark "good").Marking: On the barrel, and the stock near the lock-plate: the fir cone mark of Augsburg.On the butt plate: the arms of the members of the Spät family (a griffin holding a sword in its claws).
Ex. coll.: Prince Rudolf von und zu Liechtenstein, Schloss Mährisch-Kromau, Moravia (inv. no. 488); Liechtenstein "Garden Palace", Vienna; Vaduz.
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