Continental flintlock fowler, 20 Gauge. Engraved 38'' barrels. Engraving on 6" of barrels closest to breech, lock & upper tang. High relief coat of arms, including period helmet swords & gauntlets over a fullstanding knight in full armor, also high relief in brass. The four arm is inlaid with brass nose cap, including high relief battle axe & mace. Walnut stock, forearm heavily checkered, as is wrist. Below the wrist is abearded grotesque mask with glass eyes in lower butt stock. brass butt plate with closed helmet in high relief. Condition: stock is immaculate with deep carvings & all finish remaining. Overallmuseum quality. Showing superb craftsmanship.