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Wheellock Rifle

Maker: Johann Michael Maucher (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd, 1645–1701)
Date: ca. 1680–90
Geography: Schwäbisch Gmünd
Culture: German, Schwäbisch Gmünd
Medium: Engraved steel; wood, inlaid with ivory and mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: L. 41 5/8 in. (105.7 cm); L. of barrel 30 13/16 in. (78.3 cm); L. of lock 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm); Cal. .56 in. (14.2 mm); Wt. 7 lb. 11 oz. (3500 g)
Classification: Firearms
Credit Line: Gift of Stephen V. Grancsay, 1942
Accession Number: 42.50.8

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