Wheel Lock Pistol (one of a pair)

Unknown German (Suhl, Germany), German

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about 1600

Steel, wood, ivory, mother of pearl

Overall: 24 5/8 in. (62.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Richard E. Berlin, Sr., Class of 1921A

175.18.22390

Geography/Culture

Europe, Germany

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Armament

Classification

European History

Not on view

Exhibition History

"Collecting and Sharing: Trevor Fairbrother, John T. Kirk, and the Hood Museum of Art", Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 22-December 6, 2015.

Publication History

Collecting and Sharing: Trevor Fairbrother, John T. Kirk, and the Hood Museum of Art, with contributions by Katherine Hart, Michael R. Taylor, John O'Reilly and James Tellin, Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2015, p. 15, Fig. 1.2.

Provenance

William Randolf Hearst Collection, San Simeon, California; Richard E. Berlin, Sr., Rye, New York [former President of The Hearst Corporation]; given to present collection, 1975.

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