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Cased pair of double-barreled turn-off flintlock pistols

Jean Lepage
(French, Paris, 1746–1834)

Engraver: Possibly Fleury Montagny (French, born St. Étienne, February 4, 1760–died 1836, Marseilles)
Date: ca. 1800
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Steel, wood, brass, velvet
Dimensions: L. of each pistol, 8 in. (20.32 cm); L. of each barrel, 3 7/8 in. (9.84 cm); Cal. of each barrel, .459 in. (11.66 mm); Wt. of each pistol, 1 lb. 5 oz. (600 g)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Flintlock
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number: 28.196.5–.6a–c

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