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Wheellock Rifle

A work made of iron, brass, walnut, horn, and mother-of-pearl.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of iron, brass, walnut, horn, and mother-of-pearl.

Date:

1595

Artist:

German

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Wheellock Rifle

Origin

Germany

Date

1595

Medium

Iron, brass, walnut, horn, and mother-of-pearl

Dimensions

L. 104 cm (41 in.) Barrel L. 72.3 cm (29 7/16 in.) Caliber .50 Wt. 6 lb. 15 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3313

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