early 17th century
"With magnificent engraved snaphaune lock. Smooth barrel, carved butt, with engraved iron mountings. Girth-hook. Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from Archduke Eugen Sale #2140 through Anderson Galleries, March 7, 1927 for $200; sold to Gimbel Bros., Inc., March 31, 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 65, Album 1b, p. 64