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A deluxe Pakistani flintlock rifle, Sindh, early 19th

Lot 2046 Details

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A deluxe Pakistani flintlock rifle, Sindh, early 19th century Older, slightly ridged barrel of fine rose Damascus steel with a delicately chiselled barrel rib, eight-groove rifled bore in 15 mm calibre. The muzzle chiselled in the shape of a dragon's head and entirely covered with gold floral inlays. The inset eyes made of faceted rubies, a turquoise cabochon behind each one. Chiselled, gold-inlaid arabesques at the breech and near the muzzle, an over-polished inscription cartouche to the right of the breech. The tang profusely adorned with floral decoration, inlaid in gold. English flintlock, the lock plate struck with the mark "2" below a crown. The smooth full stock made of hardwood with silver furniture. A profusely nielloed, silver appliqué on the tang. Four silver barrel bands. Length 146 cm.Provenance: A rare, deluxe firearm from Sindh, presumably looted during the British campaign of 1841, which was led under Napier's command.Condition: II
Condition
II
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A deluxe Pakistani flintlock rifle, Sindh, early 19th

Estimate €5,000 - €10,000
May 28
Starting Price €5,000
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2046: A deluxe Pakistani flintlock rifle, Sindh, early 19th

Sold for €6,200
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Est. €5,000 - €10,000Starting Price €5,000
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Fri, May 28, 2021 04:00 AM
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Lot 2046 Details

Description
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A deluxe Pakistani flintlock rifle, Sindh, early 19th century Older, slightly ridged barrel of fine rose Damascus steel with a delicately chiselled barrel rib, eight-groove rifled bore in 15 mm calibre. The muzzle chiselled in the shape of a dragon's head and entirely covered with gold floral inlays. The inset eyes made of faceted rubies, a turquoise cabochon behind each one. Chiselled, gold-inlaid arabesques at the breech and near the muzzle, an over-polished inscription cartouche to the right of the breech. The tang profusely adorned with floral decoration, inlaid in gold. English flintlock, the lock plate struck with the mark "2" below a crown. The smooth full stock made of hardwood with silver furniture. A profusely nielloed, silver appliqué on the tang. Four silver barrel bands. Length 146 cm.Provenance: A rare, deluxe firearm from Sindh, presumably looted during the British campaign of 1841, which was led under Napier's command.Condition: II
Condition
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II

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