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Pair of flintlock pistols

Giovanni Battista Francino
(Italian, Brescia, active second half of 17th century)

Date: ca. 1686
Culture: Italian, Brescia
Medium: Steel, pierced and chiseled; wood; wool
Dimensions: L. of each, 19 1/16 in. (48.41 cm); L. of each barrel, 12 9/16 in. (31.9 cm); Cal. of each barrel, .55 in. (13.97 mm); Wt. of each, 1 lb. 13 oz. (822 g)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Flintlock
Credit Line: Gift of Stephen V. Grancsay, 1942
Accession Number: 42.50.9, .10

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