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Flintlock Pistol

Locks made by Diomede Adventi, Italian (active Brescia), c. 1680 - c. 1730. Barrel made by Lazarino Cominazzo III, Italian (Brescia), died 1696.

Geography:
Made in Brescia, Lombardy, Italy, Europe

Date:
c. 1685

Medium:
Carved walnut (Stock); engraved and chiseled steel (Lock); engraved steel (Barrel); engraved and pierced steel (Mounts)

Dimensions:
5 5/8 x 18 7/8 inches, 2 lb. (14.3 x 47.9 cm, 893g)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1977-167-824

Credit Line:
Bequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977

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Label:
Lockmaker's mark of Diomede Adventi (Italian, active Brescia c. 1680 - c. 1730). Barrelmaker's mark of Lazarino Cominazzo III, Italian (Brescia), died 1696.

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