Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Combination Four Barreled Matchlock Gun and "Holy Water Sprinkler"

end of 17th Century
Steel, Wood, bone
L. 36 5/8 in. (93.03 cm); barrel L. 9 1/2 in. (24.13 cm); Cal. a .396 in. (10.06 mm); Cal. b .413 in. (10.49 mm); Cal. c .406 in. (10.31 mm); Cal. d .402 in. (10.21 mm); Wt. 6 lb. 4/53 oz. (2.85 kg)
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles M. Schott Jr., 1917
Accession Number:
Not on view
Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History. "Arms and Armor loan exhibition," October 15, 1967—May, 1976, no. 224.

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