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Eastern European flintlock trade pistol, 1700s-1800s.

Currency:USD Category:Artifacts / Non-wreck Artifacts Start Price:250.00 USD Estimated At:300.00 - 450.00 USD
Eastern European flintlock trade pistol, 1700s-1800s.
SOLD
700.00USD+ (133.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2019 May 03 @ 17:58UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Eastern European flintlock trade pistol, 1700s-1800s. 980 grams, 18" long, 11" barrel, 1/2" muzzle. Typical pistol that was traded in the Mediterranean and carried overseas to colonial ports by corsairs and pirates, with decorated barrel, complete lock, ornate walnut stock with relief-carved decorations, ornate cast brass mounts, very good original condition and iron with age-toned patina, tight lock that needs adjustment, wooden ramrod tightly in place, barrel secured by wire wrap decoration at fore end. Pedigreed to our Auction #19, with original lot-tag #1706, and pedigreed to the Stuart Auerbach collection (see lot 4).