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Double-barreled flintlock shotgun

Gunsmith: François Pirmet
(French, Paris, recorded 1779–1818)

Barrelsmith: Jean Le Clerc (French, Paris, recorded 1807–10)
Date: dated 1809
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Steel, walnut, silver, gold
Dimensions: L. 48 in. (121.92 cm); L. of barrels, 32 1/2 in. (82.55 cm); L. of lock, 5 1/4 in. (13.34 cm); Cal. of barrels, .59 in. (15.08 mm); Wt. 6 lb. 10 oz. (3000 g)
Classification: Firearms
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1927
Accession Number: 27.203

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