A German bone-inlaid lady's wheellock rifle, circa 1680
Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | A94s | Live auction | 119 Lots
DescriptionOctagonal, smooth barrel turning to round after a chiselled girdle, in 10 mm calibre, slightly swamped at the muzzle. The slightly chiselled iron wheellock with semi-internal wheel and sliding pan cover. The wood full stock with patch box and lavish ornamental inlays of engraved and blackened bone. Fingered iron trigger guard, the wooden ramrod with bone tip. Lock plate lightly pitted. Length 86 cm.
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