Object Title

Blowpipe

Blowpipe

Date

1700-1730

Object Number

XII.1796

Provenance

Purchased at auction from Sotheby's 23 March 1970, lot 40. From the Royal Arsenal at Dresden. (certificate acoompanies signed by the Director.)

Physical Description

Composed of barrel of Spanish form, octagonal at the breech with a brass moulded mouthpiece and brass foresight.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 5 ft 3.5 in Weight: 1 lb 10.5 oz

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.430 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Numbered 7 at the breech.

Associations

Places Germany