For matchlock musket. See LaRocca, fig.99-102. Comprising a pair of spiked tip supports, parallel at the top with iron bar separators and a pivoting cradle for the musket fore arm each end of which is recessed for lashing to the gun. The base of the supports angled out for a wider platform. The pivot with hand forged bolt and curious wing nut. 25 1/2" height. Stained red/brown and in excellent preservation for its age.