Presentation Flintlock Fowling Piece in the Eastern Fashhion

A work made of steel, gilding, silver, walnut, and baleen.
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  • A work made of steel, gilding, silver, walnut, and baleen.

Date:

1810

Artist:

Gunsmith: Jean Le Clerc (French)
Barrel smith: Fatou (French)
Paris

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Artist

Jean Le Clerk

Title

Presentation Flintlock Fowling Piece in the Eastern Fashhion

Origin

Paris

Date

1810

Medium

Steel, gilding, silver, walnut, and baleen

Inscriptions

Barrel: marks of Hubert Le Clerk, Jean Le Clerk, and name Fatou

Dimensions

L. 149 cm (58 11/16 in.) Barrel L. 108 cm (42 1/2 in.) Wt. 7 lb. 9 oz. Caliber .66

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2306

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