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Flintlock Duelling Pistol

Simeon North
(American, Middletown, Connecticut, 1765–1852)

Date: ca. 1815–20
Geography: Middletown, Connecticut
Culture: American, Middletown, Connecticut
Medium: Steel, engraved and inlaid with gold; silver, wood, horn
Dimensions: L., 15 3/4 in. (40.01 cm); barrel L., 10 in. (25.4 cm); Cal., .56 in. (14.2 mm); Wt., 2 lb. (907 g)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Flintlock
Credit Line: John Stoneacre Ellis Collection, Gift of Mrs. Ellis and Augustus Van Horne Ellis, 1896
Accession Number: 96.5.149

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