Flintlock pistol, great luxury; Ottoman period.
Algeria. 19th Century.
Steel, silver, wood, gold.
Total length : 52,5cm - Barrel length : 34,8cm - Cal : 14mm
Barrel with sides then round, entirely engraved of flowers and foliages, signed and raised with gold; attached to the barrel by a silver sleeve cut with decoration of volutes and an openwork in heart, in cut silver.
Engraved and gold damascened breech tail.
Flat-bodied flintlock lock, decorated en suite. Gooseneck hammer, bassoon and bassoon cover, engraved, chased and inlaid with gold.
The walnut wood is entirely covered with a cut and engraved silver decoration.
The trigger guard and its extensions are in engraved solid silver. Engraved silver cap with crescents. Silver cap nail shaped as a star.
Wooden rod with silver tip, like the loops.
Restoration on a basin cover and a dog.
Delevery information :
All items are sent by registered mail, insured.
Rates on request.
Delivery and installation possible.