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Pair of Wheellock Pistols

Gunsmith: François Du Clos (French, Paris, recorded 1636–active ca. 1650)
Engraver: Gilt foliate decoration attributed to Thomas Picquot (French, Paris, recorded 1636–38)
Date: ca. 1640
Geography: Paris
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Steel, gold, brass, wood, silver wire, mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: 04.3.192; L. 23 1/8 in. (58.7 cm); L. of barrel 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm); Cal. .52 in. (13.2 mm); Wt. 2 lb. 3 oz. (992 g) 04.3.193; L. 23 1/4 in. (59.1 cm); L. of barrel 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm); Cal. .53 in. (13.5 mm); Wt. 2 lb. 3 oz. (992 g)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Wheellock
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number: 04.3.192, .193

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