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Cased Pair of Double-Barreled Turn-Off Flintlock Pistols

Gunsmith: Jean Lepage (French, Paris, 1746–1834)
Engraver: Possibly Fleury Montagny (French, born St. Étienne, February 4, 1760–died 1836, Marseilles)
Date: ca. 1800
Geography: Paris
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Steel, wood, brass, velvet
Dimensions: L. of each pistol 8 in. (20.3 cm); L. of each barrel 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm); Cal. of each .46 in. (11.7 mm); Wt. of each pistol 1 lb. 5 oz. (600 g); bullet mould (28.196.6a); L. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm); Wt. 4.3 oz. (121.9 g); wrench (28.196.6b); L. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm); Wt. 2.6 oz. (73.7 g); case (28.196.6c); H. 3 7/16 in. (8.7 cm); W. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm); D. 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 15 oz. (1332.4 g)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Flintlock
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number: 28.196.5–.6a–c

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