Pair of Flintlock Pistols

A work made of walnut, steel, and cast and chased brass.
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  • A work made of walnut, steel, and cast and chased brass.

Date:

c. 1725

Artist:

Barrels: Johann Jacob Behr
Locks: Johann Jacob Behr
Flemish, Liège, active 1690s-about 1745

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Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance

Artist

J. J. Behr

Title

Pair of Flintlock Pistols

Origin

Germany

Date

1720–1735

Medium

Walnut, steel, and cast and chased brass

Inscriptions

Locks and barrels: inscribed I.I. BEHR

Dimensions

L. 49 cm (19 1/4 in.) Barrel L. 33 cm (13 in.) Caliber .66 Wt. 2 lb. 9 oz. each

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2879a-b

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