Objects
Wheellock pistol. Gunsmith: Caspar I Kalthoff. 1650s
Wheellock pistol. Gunsmith: Caspar I Kalthoff. 1650s
Object type
Wheellock pistol
Place of origin
England or Holland (?)
Date
Author
Gunsmith: Caspar I Kalthoff
Materials
Steel, wood, horn
Technique
Engraving, carving, inlay
Dimensions
Total length: 63,7 cm; barrel length: 46,0 cm; calibre: 14 mm
Object history note
Presented to Tsar Alexis Mikhailovich by Prince Ivan Alekseyevich Vorotynsky in the time of the Siege of Smolensk.
Publications
Yablonskaya E.A. English firearms of the 17th-early 19th centuries [Catalogue of the collection of the Moscow Kremlin State historical and cultural museum and heritage site], M., 2006
Museum number
Ор-2378/1-2