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Double-Barrel Breech-Loading Pinfire Shotgun

J. C. A. Brun
(French, Paris, active 1849–72)

Barrelsmith: Léopold Bernard (French, Paris, active 1832–67)
Goldsmith: Designed and steel chiseled by François-Auguste Fannière (French, Paris, 1818–1900)
Goldsmith: Designed and steel chiseled by François-Joseph-Louis Fannière (French, Paris, 1822–1897)
Engraver: Jean-Claude Tissot (French, Paris, 1811–1889)
Date: dated 1866
Geography: Paris
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Steel, walnut, gold
Dimensions: L. 40 1/8 in. (101.9 cm)
Classification: Firearms-Guns-Wheellock
Credit Line: Purchase, The Sulzberger Foundation Inc. Gift and Rogers Fund; Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, Gift of William H. Riggs, The Collection of Giovanni P. Morosini, presented by his daughter Giulia, and Gift of Charles M. Schott Jr., by exchange; and gifts and funds from various donors, 1993
Accession Number: 1993.415

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