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Flintlock Pistol

A work made of steel and walnut.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel and walnut.


c. 1680


Italian, Brescia

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Applied Arts of Europe


Flintlock Pistol


Italy (Object made in)

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Made 1670–1690


Steel and walnut


L. 48 cm (18 7/8 in.) Barrel L. 31.7 cm (12 1/2 in.) Wt. 2 lb. 1 oz. Caliber .57

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George F. Harding Collection

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