Lorenz Drechsler II (active about 16th-17th century)
Match- and wheel-lock target gun, Germany, Nurnberg, 1586
Purchase, 1960

material: encrusted, embossed, openwork, wrought iron, walnut, bone, mother-of-pearl

dimensions: lenght: 142 cm

description: Unrifled, calibre: 16 mm
From the former collection of the Moszyński family

This gun was depicted on Jan Matejko’s portrait of Piotr Moszyński, displayed in the Gallery of 19th-Century Polish Art in the Sukiennice of Krakow.

exposition: Gallery „Arms and Uniforms in Poland",
The Main Building, 1, 3 Maja Av.

key: Firearms >>>

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