Flintlock Pistol

Made by Bennet and Lacy, London, 1776 - 1840

Geography:
Made in London, England, Europe

Date:
1811

Medium:
Carved walnut inlaid with silver (Stock); engraved, blued, and partially gilded steel (Barrel and Lock); engraved silver (Mount); wood, ivory (Ramrod)

Dimensions:
6 5/16 × 2 1/16 × 19 3/4 inches, 2.5 lb. (16 × 5.3 × 50.2 cm, 1138g) Caliber: 15 millimeters (1/16 inches) Width (lockplate to counter plate): 1 9/16 inches (4 cm) Length (of barrel without tang): 13 3/4 inches (34.9 cm) Weight (of barrel): 1.1 lb. (511g)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1977-167-865a

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

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Label:
Maker's mark of Bennet and Lacy, London, 1776-1840.