Surfaces of the barrel and lock are chiselled in relief and gilt.

Muzzle of barrle formed of a monster's head. Lock decorated with a satyr and monsters. Stock is walnut inlaid with stag horn and mother of pearl - foliage patterning. Despite German inscription, decoration is French style, as is wheel-lock.

Provenance

Miss M.Shaw


Royal Armouries Museum

Armouries Drive, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS10 1LT
0113 220 1999
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Opening times

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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