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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 192

    A GERMAN WHEEL-LOCK HOLSTER PISTOL, GERMAN OR DUTCH

    MID-17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GERMAN WHEEL-LOCK HOLSTER PISTOL, GERMAN OR DUTCH
    MID-17TH CENTURY
    0ith two-stage barrel, plain lock with strongly bevelled edges and fitted with sliding pan-cover, pearwood full stock inlaid with a later pattern of engraved horn ballflower scrollwork set within horn lines, later pearwood pommel decorated en suite, iron trigger-guard and ramrod-pipe, engraved horn fore-end cap, later horn ramrod-pipe, and horn-tipped pearwood ramrod.
    26in (66cm)


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