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    Sale 5854

    Arms & Armour

    18 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 18

    A FINE OTTOMAN SILVER-MOUNTED FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FINE OTTOMAN SILVER-MOUNTED FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    With etched twist barrel profusely encrusted with gold scrolling foliage, the muzzle sheathed in silver finely embossed and chased with scrollwork on a pounced ground, silver false ramrod, bevelled lock inscribed 'H. J. Burÿ', walnut stock inalid with silver wire scrolls, and full silver mounts decorated with trophies-of-war finely cast in relief.
    16¼in (41.3cm)


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