Wheellock Rifle of Archduke Charles of Styria

A work made of steel, fruitwood, and staghorn.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel, fruitwood, and staghorn.

Date:

1571

Artist:

Hans Paumgartner
Austrian, Graz, active 1556-1582

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Artist

Hans Paumgartner

Title

Wheellock Rifle of Archduke Charles of Styria

Origin

Graz

Date

1571

Medium

Steel, fruitwood, and staghorn

Inscriptions

Marked by stock maker Hans Paumgartner

Dimensions

L. 112 cm (44 1/8 in.) Barrel L. 86 cm (33 7/8 in.) Wt. 8 lb. 6 oz. Caliber .55

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2266

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