A German All-Steel Combined Priming-Flask, Wheel-Lock Spanner And Ramrod
Lot 517
A German All-Steel Combined Priming-Flask, Wheel-Lock Spanner And Ramrod
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,680) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A German All-Steel Combined Priming-Flask, Wheel-Lock Spanner And Ramrod
Early 17th century
With flat heart-shaped body retaining traces of original blueing, one side with a bracket pierced for spindles of differing sizes, short nozzle of circular section with sprung tap lever, the spring secured by the suspension ring, the base with ramrod of circular section
58.5 cm. long

Footnotes

  • Cf. similar examples in the Musée de l'Armée (inv. no. M2101) and the Musée Cluny, Paris (inv. no. 14.192), the Wartberg (inv. no. 727), the Kienbusch Collection (inv. no. 723), and the Wallace Collection (inv. no. A1307)
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