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    An Ornate Ottoman Miquelet Rifle, Probably Turkish.
    Approximately 62 caliber, 29-inch octagonal barrel. Barrel near breech with maker markings (not legible). Breech and tang with a silver engraved decorated pattern. Miquelet lock lightly engraved with a silver overlay. Full stock of typical form with octagonal butt stock section and decorated with engraved brass and pewter. Horn buttplate. Mother of Pearl, horn and brass decorations on the balance of the stock and forearm area. Brass and steel barrel bands with Middle Eastern decoration (except steel band). Wooden ramrod present. Button trigger.

    Condition: Good, showing age wear and patina throughout. Some loses to the decorations on stock. Mottled grey patina to barrel and brass. Stock with a slight bend to the right. Buttstock with added wood to match decoration. Bore is dark. Action is good.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    13th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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