An Albanian or Northern Greek miquelet flintlock kubur pistol

Item:
418
Region:
Turkey & the Balkans
Type:
Firearms, Pistols
Description:
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.
Metrics:
Barrel length 13½” (34.2cms) Overall length 21½” (54.5cms)
Price:
£1,950