Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Wheellock Rifle

Date:
early 18th century
Geography:
Dresden
Culture:
German, Dresden
Medium:
Steel, wood (fruitwood), enamel, gold
Dimensions:
L. 38 7/8 in. (98.7 cm); L. of barrel 28 in. (71.1 cm); Cal. .58 in. (14.7 mm); Wt. 9 lb. 4 oz. (4196 g)
Classification:
Firearms-Guns-Wheellock
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.1390
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Paris. Palais du Trocadéro. "Exposition Historique du Trocadéro," 1878.

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