Objects
Flintlock hunting gun. Gunsmiths: Thomas Gregory, Diego Ventura. 1720-1730s
Flintlock hunting gun. Gunsmiths: Thomas Gregory, Diego Ventura. 1720-1730s
Object type
Flintlock hunting gun
Place of origin
England, London; Barrel - Spain, Madrid
Date
1720-1730s
Author
Gunsmiths: Thomas Gregory, Diego Ventura
Materials
Steel, copper alloy, wood, horn
Technique
Casting, blueing, engraving, punching
Dimensions
Total length: 151 cm; barrel length: 111,8 cm; calibre: 17 mm
Object history note
Belonged to Duke Ernst Johann von Biron.
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-2005/1-2