Lot 166

A high status Ottoman officer’s pistol, with extensive decoration. The steel barrel and lock are covered in floral engraving, the recesses showing the remains of gilding. The wooden stock is adorned with gilt metal sections, including a false ramrod, all with floral decoration, with matching butt cap. The action working strongly and the overall length being 50cm. The trigger guard looks to be a replacement. (1)

Estimate: £800-£1,000