Matchlock Gun, Steel, wood, German or Austrian

Matchlock Gun

Date:
late 16th–early 17th century
Culture:
German or Austrian
Medium:
Steel, wood
Dimensions:
L. of stock 55 1/2 in. (140.9 cm); L. of barrel 42 in. (106.6 cm); Cal. .688 in. (17.5 mm); Wt. 11 lb. 9 oz. (5244.7 g)
Classification:
Firearms-Guns-Matchlock
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.1374
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Time-Life Books. The Spanish West. The Old West. New York: Time-Life Books, 1976. p. 45.