Object Title

Wheellock spanner

Wheellock spanner

Date

1630

Object Number

XIII.48

Provenance

Old Tower collection

Physical Description

Of similar form to XIII.45 but of larger size and finer quality being chiselled in high relief with grotesque human figures, masks and monsters

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall Length: 254mm (10 in) Weight: 11 oz

Bibliographic References

Graeme Rimer, Wheellock Firearms of the Royal Armouries, Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds, 2001. p.60, colour ill.