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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
Albania 2 Unknown 893
Descriptions
brass 1442 trigger 354 steel 2355 plain 345
Names
firearm 4093
Use
pistol 909
Date:
1750
Dimensions:
L: 20 in, Barrel length: 13 in, H: 5.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Gloss:
The miquelet lock is the most commonly used type in the Mediterranean area, and was also used in Turkey, the Balkans, and as far east as Persia. In these latter areas it remainded popular well into the 19th century.
Inscription:
NONE
Remarks:
Re-accessioned 7-2-93 JMH
Model:
Albanian Miquelet Lock Pistol
Caliber/Gauge:
.67 M.L.
Accession Number:
1988.8.1069

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.


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