Lot 2025

A deluxe pair of Ottoman chiselled Orient pistols, circa 1800

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

Description

Round barrels with smooth bores in 14.5 mm calibre. The upper sides of the barrels completely embellished with tendrils and birds inlaid in gold, chiselled figures and mascarons at the breech. Both marked at the root of the barrel. The flintlocks with chiselled, engraved and gold-inlaid ornamentation, a pseudo signature engraved under the springs. The full walnut stocks with lavish, silver-inlaid decorative tendrils, the leaves made of brass. Richly chiselled iron furniture on a chased, gilt background. Wooden pseudo ramrods. Length 52 cm each.

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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.