Ottoman Empire Antique
A flintlock pistol, Ottoman Empire, 18th centuryKantiger, in rund Ã¼bergehender 325mm-Lauf mit glatter Seele im Kaliber 18 mm. Abgezogene blanke LaufoberflÃ¤che mit Narbenbildung. Leicht verzierte
Miquelet pistol with silverstock, Ottoman Empire, Albanian circa 1850Achtkantiger, in rund Ã¼bergehender 330mm-Lauf mit glatter Seele im Kaliber 17mm. Stark beriebene LaufoberflÃ¤che mit nicht ide
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Ottoman Empire. 1910 circa. Brass Nargile \ Hookah water pipe decorated with hardstone. H: 40 cm - 2,2 kg.
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