"Hinds-foot arquebus in good condition, enriched at many points by inset plate of bone, staghorn and mother-of-pearl. These bear engraved animals, a St. George, foliation. Pyrites carrier is engraved as dragon. Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from Sam Austin Sale, through American Art Association, November 23, 1923 for $160; sold to Gimbel Bros., Inc., July 26, 1941 for $98."
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Long Island University, Brookville, NY, http://liu.edu Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 1033, Article 137, Album 1a, p. 11