Double-Barreled Flintlock Shotgun

Steel, wood (walnut), silver, gold | 121.9cm | Dated 1809

Unknown Artist

Pirmet was gunmaker to Jérôme Bonaparte (1784–1860), Napoleon's brother, who ruled as king of Westphalia from 1807 to 1813.

Credit: Rogers Fund, 1927
Object: 27.203

Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019
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