Object Title

Wheellock holster pistol

Wheellock holster pistol

Date

1635

Object Number

XII.731

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. From the Collection of Louis XIII.

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with the French Royal Collection number 217

Bibliographic References

Graeme Rimer, Wheellock Firearms of the Royal Armouries, Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds, 2001. p.52, ill.

Notes

The pair to this pistol is in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (No.14.25.1426).