Flintlock sporting gun by Andrew Dolep

Chiselled steel barrel and lock, walnut stock with silver wire decoration.

Details

Medium:
Steel, silver & walnut
Dimensions:
138 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,500 ( Total: £17,500; Export stopped)
Acquired in:
1974
Vendor:
Howard Ricketts

Signed on the lock. Dutch gunmaker who settled in London soon after Restoration and worked for Sir Philip Howard at Charing Cross circa 1861.

Venue details

Royal Armouries Museum Armouries Drive, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS10 1LT 0113 220 1999 www.royalarmouries.org

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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