Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Combination Pistol and Pike Head

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Indian
Medium:
Steel, diamond
Dimensions:
L. overall 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm); L. barrel 4 7/16 in. (11.3 cm); L. blade 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm); bore 14 mm; wt. 399 g
Classification:
Combination Weapons
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.2109
Not on view
[William Ockelford Oldman, London, before 1935; sold to Stone]; George Cameron Stone, New York (by 1934–d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
Related Objects

Saber with Scabbard

Date: grip, 18th or 19th century; guard and scabbard, 19th century; blade, A.H. 1099/A.D. 1688; decoration on blade, 19th century Medium: Steel, gold, copper alloy (brass), jade (nephrite), diamond, emerald, pearl Accession: 23.232.2a, b On view in:Gallery 379

Pair of Flintlock Pistols of Empress Catherine the Great (1729–1796)

Artist: Johan Adolph Grecke (Russian, Saint Petersburg, recorded 1755–90) Date: 1786 Medium: Steel, ivory, gold, brass Accession: 1986.265.1, .2 On view in:Gallery 375

Saber

Date: blade and guard, 19th century; grip, 18th century Medium: Steel, jade (nephrite), gold Accession: 36.25.1293 On view in:Gallery 379

Colt Paterson Percussion Revolver, No. 5, Holster Model, serial no. 940

Artist: Samuel Colt (American, Hartford, Connecticut 1814–1862) Date: ca. 1840 Medium: Steel, silver, mother-of-pearl Accession: 57.166.1 On view in:Gallery 372

Smith and Wesson .32 Single-Action Revolver, Serial no. 17156

Artist: Smith & Wesson (American, established 1852) Date: ca. 1889–90 Medium: Steel, silver, laminated metal, nickel Accession: 2003.546.1 On view in:Gallery 372