Wheellock gun, Stephan Schlicke (possibly), c. 1700 - c. 1799

Wheellock gun, Stephan Schlicke (possibly), c. 1700 - c. 1799

iron (metal), l 99cm × d 1.2cm More details

German hunting guns were generally more ornate than Dutch guns. The lockplate of this German weapon shows hounds hunting a deer. Diana, goddess of the hunt, is represented on the cock. On the left side of the stock is a stag rubbing his antlers on trees.

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