The Wallace Collection

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Flint-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Flint-lock pistol with ramrod
  • Nicolas Noël Boutet (1761 - 1833)
  • Versailles, France
  • c. 1810
  • Steel, gold, walnut wood, ebony, silver, wood and ivory, damascened, engraved and chiselled
  • Length: 40.7 cm, overall
    Length: 26.4 cm, barrel
    Width: 1.7 cm, calibre
    Weight: 0.91 kg
  • Inscription: 'Manufacture à Versailles'
    Inscription: 'Boutet Directeur Artiste'
    Proof mark: Boutet
    Inscription: 'Boutet Directeur Artiste'
  • A1219
  • European Armoury III
Further Reading
  • Mann, James G., Wallace Collection Catalogues: European Arms and Armour Volume II, London: The Wallace Collection 1962
    Norman, A. V. B., Wallace Collection Catalogues: European Arms and Armour Supplement, London: The Trustees of the Wallace Collection, 1986