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Old 5th April 2009, 05:03 PM   #24
Matchlock
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A very rare Nuremberg snap tinderlock haquebut wall piece, ca. 1540, the pan cover and lock missing, as far as I know not on display (reserve collection).

Note the punched trefoil decoration on the barrel. The stock is probably of limewood.

Michael
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