Object Title

Wheellock gun

Wheellock gun

Date

1620

Object Number

XII.1065

Provenance

Formerly in the museum of artillery collection, the Rotunda. 1874 cat No.839. 1856 cat No.V/10. Transferred via the Cottesloe committee, 1927.

Dimensions

BarrelLength1448mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.500 in (36 bore)

Inscriptions and Marks

MA 859

Bibliographic References

Graeme Rimer, Wheellock Firearms of the Royal Armouries, Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds, 2001. p.50, colour ill.