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    Sale 5854

    Arms & Armour

    18 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 131

    A GERMAN FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL; AND A TURKISH FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL

    THE FIRST CIRCA 1760
    THE SECOND EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL; AND A TURKISH FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL
    THE FIRST CIRCA 1760
    THE SECOND EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The first with sighted two-stage barrel inscribed 'Lazarino Cominazo', later lock inlaid with gold scrollwork, carved full stock with 'bird's head' butt, and plain brass mounts; the second with chiselled barrel (rubbed), engraved lock, carved full stock, and full brass mounts cast in low relief
    15 1/8in (38.4cm) and 20½in (52cm) (2)


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