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    Pair of Ornate Flintlock Pistols for the Middle Eastern Market.

    Each unserialized, approximately .62 caliber, 9 1/2-inch two stage barrels. Maker's signature present on lockplates. High relief adorned filigree decoration and floral design. High relief and wire work to stock on rear tang/wrist area and silver overlay on the buttcap area, including coral insert features to wrist area. Carved stock which features intricate patterns of silver wire executed in the Middle Eastern style, probably from the Balkans. Flints present.

    Condition: Good as configured. Barrels a mottled grey patina. Decorations are similar in condition with the exception of one of the pistols missing a coral insert and having more losses, repairs and wear to stock. Marred screws. False ramrods. Actions tight, but functioning. Bores dark.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2017
    10th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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