Object Title

Wheellock Spanner

Wheellock Spanner

Date

1601-1630

Object Number

XIII.45

Provenance

Old Tower collection.

Physical Description

Double-ended key-barrel at right angles to a moulded handel the latter fitted with a swival for the suspension cord. The lower end of the handle, wider and flat and engraved with an eight petalled flower, had originally finished in a turn-screw, now missing

Dimensions

Dimensions: Present length: 160 mm (6.3 in) Weight: 5 oz