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Wheellock Rifle

Date: early 18th century
Geography: Dresden
Culture: German, Dresden
Medium: Steel, wood (fruitwood), enamel, gilt
Dimensions: L. 38 7/8 in. (98.7 cm); barrel L. 28 in. (71.1 cm); Cal. .58 in. (14.7 mm); Wt. 9 lb. 3 1/2 oz. (4.2 kg)
Classification: Firearms-Guns-Wheellock
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.1390

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