Flintlock pistol, Gerrit de Oude Penterman, 1695 - 1700

Flintlock pistol, Gerrit de Oude Penterman, 1695 - 1700

wood (plant material), l 50.4cm. More details

The Pentermans were a family of gunmakers who played a leading role in firearms production in both Utrecht and Leeuwarden. An unusual feature of this pistol are its hidden screws. To disassemble the weapon, the rounded mask on the butt cap must be removed, as this conceals the first screw.

On display in room 0.12-Z12.11

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