Lot 150

A mid or late-17th century wheellock firearm, featuring double dogs. The 83cm steel barrel is named to BERTOLAMEO CRINELLI, being octagonal for the first 30cm and thereafter transitioning to round. There is a slight flare to the muzzle (appears restored) and a white metal foresight. The lock, with double dogs, striker wheel and flash pan cover all appear complete, with the striker arm springs functioning. The dark wooden stock features bone and mother of pearl inlay decoration of fauns, beasts and flora. Complete with ramrod. (1)

Estimate: £2,000-£3,000