A silver mounted Turkish flintlock kubur holster pistol
Turkey & the Balkans
A silver mounted Turkish flintlock kubur holster pistol, late 18th Century. The barrel in 3 stages with octagonal breech. The rounded lock with some engraved decoration, the frizzen without a pan bridle. The silver furniture includes a longspur buttcap, a pierced foliate sideplate with matching trigger guard and escutcheon. The figured stock carved around the barrel tang and throatpipe.
Barrel length 12” (30.5cms) Overall length 19” (48.3cms)