Flintlock Pistol

A work made of steel, silver, brass, wood, mother-of-pearl, and horn.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel, silver, brass, wood, mother-of-pearl, and horn.

Date:

1640/50

Artist:

French, Alsace

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Title

Flintlock Pistol

Origin

Alsace

Date

1640–1650

Medium

Steel, silver, brass, wood, mother-of-pearl, and horn

Dimensions

L. 80 cm (31 1/2 in.) Barrel L. 45.6 cm (17 5/16 in.) Wt. 3 lb. 2 oz. Caliber .50

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2311

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