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Pair of Double-Barreled Flintlock Pistols

Gunsmith: François-Alexander Chasteau (French, Paris, recorded 1741–84)
Date: 1752–53
Geography: Paris
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Steel, silver, gold, walnut, whalebone
Dimensions: L. of each 14 3/8 in. (36.5 cm); Wt. of each 36 oz. (1030 g)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Flintlock
Credit Line: Gift of Walter A. Eberstadt, 2002
Accession Number: 2002.521.1a, b, .2a, b

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