Lot 2006

A magnificent Ionian flintlock pistol, 18th/19th century

Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | A89s | Live auction | 1043 Lots


The smooth-bore barrel in 14.5 mm calibre, numerous brass-lined marks struck at the breech. The smooth flintlock with a domed lock plate, bearing a pseudo signature. The entire surface of the gilt silver stock with ornaments and floral décor in relief (the upper ring and ramrod thimble are later replacements). The iron parts somewhat pitted in places. Length 59 cm. Exceptionally rare, splendid pistol from a former Greek province.

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General Information

The auction includes 1044 lots and starts on Friday, May 28, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 2001 - 3044. The pre-sale view will take place from 19 - 22 May, 25, 29 and 31 May 2021. However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll up.