Objects
Belt flint-lock pistol. Craftsman: John Murdock. Mid 18th century
Belt flint-lock pistol. Craftsman: John Murdock. Mid 18th century
Object type
Belt flint-lock pistol
Place of origin
Scotland, Doune
Date
Mid 18th century
Author
Craftsman: John Murdock
Materials
Silver, steel
Technique
Engraving, blueing
Dimensions
Total length: 26,8 cm; barrel length: 16,7 cm; calibre: 14 mm
Object history note
From the armoury collection of Emperor Peter III.
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
Moscow Kremlin. Imperial Cabinet of respite. Spb., 2004
Museum number
Ор-3596