Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Bavaria, Germany - the center of 15th and 16th century gunmaking
All the other instances cited by you are in my opinion alright and stylistically apt for this unusually early mid-16th c. wheellock pistol. You know this is my special fleld of expertise.
The inlay in the stock is not of ivory, as many people still tend to think, but either consists of mammal bone or staghorn.