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Pair of Wheellock Pistols

Date:
ca. 1640–50
Culture:
Dutch
Medium:
Steel, ebony, ivory, gold, silver
Dimensions:
32.75.152; L. 26 1/2 in. (67.3 cm); L. of barrel L. 18 7/8 in. (47.9 cm); Cal. .54 in. (13.7 mm); Wt. 2 lb. 10.3 oz. (1199.2 g); 32.75.153; L. 26 1/2 in. (67.3 cm); L. of barrel 18 7/16 in. (47.9 cm); Cal. .55 in. (13.8 mm); Wt. 2 lb. 10.3 oz. (1199.2 g)
Classification:
Firearms-Pistols-Wheellock
Credit Line:
The Collection of Giovanni P. Morosini, presented by his daughter Giulia, 1932
Accession Number:
32.75.152–.153
Not on view
Inscription: (on barrel) star and shield
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