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Duelling pistol

Description

Hard wood stock w/ scroll motifs carved in relief at top and center bottom. Silvered white metal mounts divided by trigger; serpent or dragon motif at sides; mask or moon face at butt. White metal barrel and flint mechanism.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1700
Inscriptions
Marked ""IEAN LIEBAVLT/ A SEDAN""
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
hardwood
metal
Object type
Armament--Firearm
Descriptive terms
dueling pistols
hardwood
Hardwood
metal
PISTOL, DUELLING
Unidentified Metal
Accession Number
1966.1400A
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26166

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