Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Bavaria, Germany - the center of 15th and 16th century gunmaking
See what that sleeping Landsknecht guy has rested on his knees!
A 1530's matchlock harquebus with blued iron parts, brass tunnel back sight and heavily swamped muzzle section, the stock left 'in the white'!!!!
Detail of a painting of the Resurrection by Simon Franck, ca. 1540, in the basilica of Aschaffenburg/Northern Bavaria.