Lot 4021

A pair of Ottoman silver-mounted deluxe flintlock pistols, circa 1820

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A83aw | Live auction | 186 Lots


Round, single-stepped barrels with smooth bores in 16 mm calibre. Trophy decoration chiselled at the breeches in relief on a chased background, underlaid in gold. "18" and "Y" stamped below a crown to the left of the breech. Engraved locks with rain-proof pans. A pseudo signature on the lock plates. The full walnut stocks entirely covered with lavish, silver chip inlays (small defects and imperfections). The heavy silver furniture with trophy decoration in relief, struck with several Ottoman silver hallmarks. Indicated ramrods. Length 39 cm each.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

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