With pieces drawn from the depths of the Met's own collection, this small corner exhibit features pristine examples of British firearms designed by 18th-century manufacturers based in London. Designers such as Durs Egg, John Manton, and Samuel Brunn were commissioned by British aristocracy to create unique, beautiful, and principally functional weapons. Come see a rare selection of pistols and long rifles from a long-overlooked corner of gunsmith history.

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