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    Sale 5426

    Antique Arms & Armour

    21 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 2

    A TURKISH SILVER-MOUNTED FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A TURKISH SILVER-MOUNTED FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL
    19TH CENTURY
    With three-stage barrel, the muzzle sheathed in silver chased with scrolling flowers and incorporating a silver false ramrod, engraved lock with roller and semi-rainproof pan, figured walnut stock (fore-end cracked), the butt decorated over its length with a silver panel pierced and engraved with flowers and scrollwork and inset with coral plaques, and silver mounts cast in low relief, including spurred pommel with trophy-of-arms cap.
    18 7/8in (48cm)


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