A silver filigree inlaid snaphaunce Rifle
Lot 218
A silver inlaid snaphaunce Long Gun Morocco, late 19th Century
£2,500 - 3,000
US$ 4,200 - 5,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A silver inlaid snaphaunce Long Gun
Morocco, late 19th Century
the long steel barrel inlaid with silver depicting undulating vegetal motifs, the trigger-guard of brass with chased silver inlay, a thick band of wire to the half-stock and butt, with inscriptions
139.8 cm. long

Footnotes

  • The inscriptions comprise: 'Work of 'Abd al-Rahman.., year 1302 (AH 1884-5)'.
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