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Pair of Snaphaunce Pistols

Matteo Cecchi, called Acquafresca
(Italian, Bargi, 1651–1738)

Date: ca. 1690
Geography: Bargi
Culture: Italian, Bargi
Medium: Steel, silver, ebony
Dimensions: Caliber of each barrel, .5 in. (13 mm); Length of each pistol, 21 1/2 in. (54.7 cm); Length of each barrel, 15 in. (38.2 cm)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Snaphaunce
Credit Line: Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2006
Accession Number: 2006.471.1–.2

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