Objects
Cossack flintlock gun (pishchal). Second half of the 17th century
Cossack flintlock gun (pishchal). Second half of the 17th century
Object type
Cossack flintlock gun (pishchal)
Place of origin
Russia, Moscow
Date
Second half of the 17th century
Organization
The Moscow Kremlin workshops, Armoury Chamber
Materials
Damasсus steel, steel, iron, wood, ivory
Technique
Forging, engraving, chasing, inlay, damascening
Dimensions
Total length: 134,5 cm; length of the barrel: 112,5 cm; calibre: 12 mm
Publications
"An Perfect victory". In commemoration of 300-anniversary of the Battle at Poltava. Exhibition catalogue, St. Petersburg, 2009
Museum number
Ор-1980