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Wheellock Rifle

A work made of walnut, gold, brass, iron, and horn.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of walnut, gold, brass, iron, and horn.

Date:

c. 1725

Artist:

Johann Casper Rudolph
Austrian, active 1705—1720

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Wheellock Rifle

Place

Wien state (Object made in)

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1715–1735

Medium

Walnut, gold, brass, iron, and horn

Dimensions

L. 115.3 cm (45 3/8 in.) Barrel L. 82.6 cm (32 1/2 in.) Caliber .60 Wt. 10 lbs. 7 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3310

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