Lot 2002

A deluxe pair of Albanian silver-mounted miquelet pistols, dated 1792

Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | A90s | Live auction | 874 Lots

Hammer price € 3,200

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Description

Octagonal, then round, smooth bore barrels in 15 mm calibre, with offset midribs. The inscription "London" struck at the breeches, engraving on the tangs. Intricately engraved miquelet locks, marks stamped into both lock plates, dated "1792". The ends of the lock plates with silver-plated panels. The full walnut stocks with delicately cut forearms. The heavy silver furniture with fine, partially nielloed, floral décor in relief. Indicated iron ramrods. Length 42.5 cm each.

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General Information

The auction starts on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 2001 - 2876. The pre-sale view will take place from 15 - 20 Nov. 2021 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).