A Very Fine Daghestani 22-Bore Miquelet-Lock Pistol Mounted In Nielloed Silver-Gilt

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Lot 286*
A Very Fine Daghestani 22-Bore Miquelet-Lock Pistol Mounted In Nielloed Silver-Gilt
Kubachi, Dated 1244 A.H. Corresponding To 1824 A.D.

Sold for £ 15,000 (US$ 20,631) inc. premium
A Very Fine Daghestani 22-Bore Miquelet-Lock Pistol Mounted In Nielloed Silver-Gilt
Kubachi, Dated 1244 A.H. Corresponding To 1824 A.D.
Very similar to the last, the barrel with three slender longitudinal lines along the top, the breech with rectangular gold-lined maker's stamp of 'Ali Rida' in thuluth, the lock encrusted in gold beneath the mainspring with owner's name 'Sulayman', an invocation and the date, barrel bands en suite with the stock, and in fine condition overall
36 cm. barrel

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Pinchot, p.104, fig.5-38

    See footnote to preceding lot
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A Very Fine Daghestani 22-Bore Miquelet-Lock Pistol Mounted In Nielloed Silver-Gilt
A Very Fine Daghestani 22-Bore Miquelet-Lock Pistol Mounted In Nielloed Silver-Gilt
A Very Fine Daghestani 22-Bore Miquelet-Lock Pistol Mounted In Nielloed Silver-Gilt
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