Pair of ivory stocked pistols, overall view, obverse and reverse

Pair of Wheellock Pistols

Date: ca. 1655–65
Geography: Maastricht
Culture: Dutch, Maastricht
Medium: Steel, gilt brass, ivory
Dimensions: L. of 14.25.1432a: 22 1/2 in. (57.2 cm); L. of 14.25.1432b: 22 3/4 in. (57.8 cm); L. of each barrel 14 7/8 in. (37.8 cm); Cal. of each barrel .53 in. (13.5 mm); Wt. of each 2 lb. 3 oz. (992 g)
Classification: Firearms
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.1432a, b

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