A long, bone-inlaid South German wheellock pistol, circa 1630
Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | A83s | Live auction | 725 Lots
Hammer price € 7,500Show related lots
DescriptionOctagonal to round barrel with smooth bore in 14 mm calibre. Lock with external wheel, spring-loaded pan cover with release button. Walnut stock with rich inlays of engraved and blackened bone. Portrayal of birds and archaic figures between chip inlays, the sideplate decorated with a nymph. Fullered ebony pommel cap. Partially small losses at the chip inlays, one inlay replaced at the backstrap, one inlay at the edge of the pommel missing. Length 65 cm.
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