An Albanian or Northern Greek miquelet flintlock kubur pistol
Turkey & the Balkans
An Albanian or Northern Greek miquelet flintlock kubur pistol, late 18th Century. The barrel is engraved at the breech and inlaid with a brass disc. The stock is made from silver and chased with scrolling. foliage overall, the lock is of conventional form with a removable frizzen face, and with a guard at the rear of the lock. See R. Elgood “Firearms of the Islamic World” London 1995 p.94 for the type.
Barrel length 13½” (34.2cms) Overall length 21½” (54.5cms)