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    Sale 5854

    Arms & Armour

    18 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 17

    A GREEK FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL STOCKED IN PARCEL-GILT AND NIELLOED SILVER

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GREEK FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL STOCKED IN PARCEL-GILT AND NIELLOED SILVER
    19TH CENTURY
    The barrel sheathed in silver finely decorated with raised designs of foliage and heightened in niello on a contrasting punched fishroe ground, the stock en suite and retaining nearly all of its original gilding, matching silver trigger-guard and false ramrod, and engraved iron lock with roller
    16 1/8in (41cm)


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