500+ Year Old Firearm, Matchlocks, Flintlocks and More - Cody Firearms Museum

Catch a look at the oldest firearm on display at the museum--a more than 500 year-old repeating hand cannon.
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Ashley Hlebinsky, the Robert W. Woodruff Curator at the Cody Firearms Museum, invites visitors to look at the oldest firearm on display at the museum--a more than 500 year-old repeating hand cannon. Also, on display are classic examples of some of the earliest ignition systems developed, such as the matchlock, wheel-lock, flintlock and a percussion pistol.