Pair of Flintlock Pistols of Empress Catherine the Great (1729–1796)

Gunsmith: Johan Adolph Grecke (Russian, Saint Petersburg, recorded 1755–90)
Date: 1786
Geography: Saint Petersburg
Culture: Russian, Saint Petersburg
Medium: Steel, ivory, gold, brass
Dimensions: L. of each 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm)
Classification: Firearms-Pistols-Flintlock
Credit Line: Gift of John M. Schiff, in memory of Edith Baker Schiff, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.265.1, .2

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