Flintlock Gun

Gunsmith Pierre Turge, French (active Nantes), recorded 1747 - 1767

Geography:
Made in Nantes, France, Europe

Date:
c. 1770

Medium:
Carved wood inlaid with silver (Stock); chiseled and partially gilded steel (Lock); chiseled, blued, and partially gilded steel (Barrel); chiseled and partially gilded steel (Mounts)

Dimensions:
60 3/4 x 8 3/8 inches, 5.9 lb. (154.3 x 21.3 cm, 2.67 kg) Length (barrel): 44 3/4 inches (113.7 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1977-167-842

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

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