Pair of Presentation Flintlock Pistols in the Eastern Fashion

A work made of steel, silver, gold, walnut, and flint.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel, silver, gold, walnut, and flint.

Date:

c. 1825

Artist:

Gunsmith: Vergnes
(French, active about 1825–45) Marseille

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Title

Pair of Presentation Flintlock Pistols in the Eastern Fashion

Origin

Marseille

Date

1801–1825

Medium

Steel, silver, gold, walnut, and flint

Dimensions

L. 51.5 cm (20 1/4 in.) Barrel L. 34.6 cm (13 5/8 in.) Wt. 2 lb. 14 oz. Caliber .64

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2322a-b

Extended information about this artwork

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