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A beautiful wheel-lock gun, provenance: Germany dating: third quarter of the 17th Century.

A beautiful wheel-lock gun, provenance: Germany dating: third quarter of the 17th Century.

A beautiful wheel-lock rifle,Germany, 1st quarter of the 17th century.

A beautiful wheel-lock rifle,Germany, 1st quarter of the 17th century.

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Gun  Germany, 1590-1600  Such hunting guns were known as arquebuses. Not only is this example of interesting construction, but its decoration is particularly rich and varied. The stock and butt are set with plaques of carved and gilded horn and then covered with fine carving and gilding. Amongst the many centres for the production of arms and armour in 16th- and 17th-century Germany, Munich specialized in the making of firearms. Hermann Fischer was one of the most famous of Munich masters.

Gun Germany, 1590-1600 Such hunting guns were known as arquebuses. Not only is this example of interesting construction, but its decoration is particularly rich and varied. The stock and butt are set with plaques of carved and gilded horn and then covered with fine carving and gilding. Amongst the many centres for the production of arms and armour in 16th- and 17th-century Germany, Munich specialized in the making of firearms. Hermann Fischer was one of the most famous of Munich masters.

Pair of wheel-lock pistols. France, Sedan (?). About 1610

Pair of wheel-lock pistols. France, Sedan (?). About 1610

A bone-inlaid wheelock puffer, Nuremberg, ca 1570

A bone-inlaid wheelock puffer, Nuremberg, ca 1570

Highly ornate 17th century long wheel-lock pistol.

Highly ornate 17th century long wheel-lock pistol.

An Ottoman silver-mounted pistol with earlier gold-inlaid barrel, Turkey, circa 1700

An Ottoman silver-mounted pistol with earlier gold-inlaid barrel, Turkey, circa 1700

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