Snaphance Pistol

A work made of brass, steel.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of brass, steel.

Date:

1614 with restored lock

Artist:

Scottish, Dundee

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Title

Snaphance Pistol

Origin

Dundee

Date

1609–1619

Medium

Brass, steel

Dimensions

L. 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.) Barrel L. 27.5 cm (11 13/16 in.) Wt. 1 lb. 12 oz. Caliber .39

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2319

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