Objects
Flintlock blunderbuss. Gunsmith: Grecke Johann Adolph. 1780s-1790s
Flintlock blunderbuss. Gunsmith: Grecke Johann Adolph. 1780s-1790s
Object type
Flintlock blunderbuss
Place of origin
Russia, Saint Petersburg
Date
1780s-1790s
Author
Gunsmith: Grecke Johann Adolph
Materials
Silver, steel, iron, wood, ivory
Technique
Forging, engraving, damascening, gilding, carving, blueing
Dimensions
Total length: 90,0 cm; length of the barrel: 50,3 cm; calibre: 57x53 mm
Publications
Moscow Kremlin. Imperial Cabinet of respite. Spb., 2004
Yablonskaya E.A. Hunting at Royal Court. From the collection of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Moscow, 2014
Russian Emperors and the Armoury Chamber. Moscow, 2006
Museum number
Ор-4895