Flintlock Pistol

Made by Sante Cameri, Italian (active Brescia), first documented 1788, last recorded 1800. Lock by Giacomo Zanetti, Italian (active Marcheno, Lombardy), first documented 1788, last recorded 1805.

Made in Brescia, Lombardy, Italy, Europe


Carved walnut inlaid with silver and gold, horn (Stock); chiseled steel (Lock and Mounts); chiseled and partially gilded steel (Barrel); wood, horn (Ramrod)

6 × 1 15/16 × 14 9/16 inches, 2.6 lb. (15.2 × 5 × 37 cm, 1197.4g) Caliber: 13 millimeters Width (lockplate to counter plate): 1 9/16 inches (3.9 cm) Length (of barrel without tang): 8 3/4 inches (22.3 cm) Weight (of barrel): 1 pounds 0.8 ounces (476.2g)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:

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

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