Lot 2007

A Bulgarian miquelet-lock gun with mother-of-pearl and silver inlays, Boka Kotorska, 19th century

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

Hammer price € 2,400

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Description

Two-stage, smooth-bore barrel, octagonal then round, in 14 mm calibre with iron sights. The surface of the barrel lavishly inlaid with tendrils, dots and bow knots in silver. The wooden stock covered in brass and openworked at the forearm, embellished with four silver barrel bands with chased floral decoration. The entire surface of the butt with small mother-of-pearl plaques, fastened with nails, and pasted coral cabochons. A silver band of chased floral decoration at the end of the butt. Iron trigger guard and ramrod. Length 136.5 cm.

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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).