A Persian Flintlock Blunderbuss
Lot 111*
A Persian Flintlock Blunderbuss
Sold for £625 (US$ 985) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Persian Flintlock Blunderbuss
19th Century
With twist barrel flared at the muzzle and finely chiselled along its entire length with cartouche-shaped panels of symmetrical flowering arabesques and foliage, tang chiselled with foliage against a punched ground, border engraved flat lock with spurious signature, engraved cock (repaired), and steel-spring with roller and tensioner, figured full stock with butt of tapering rounded section inlaid with shaped pieces of mother-of-pearl and veneered with rectangular alternate panels of dark horn and bone at the rear, engraved iron side-plate with saddle-bar and rings, plain trigger-guard, horn butt-plate, bone fore-end cap, iron sling loops with leather sling, and no provision for a ramrod
30.8 cm. barrel
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