A pair of Balkan 18 bore, silver mounted flintlock holster pistols, early 19th century of extreme good workmanship. Barrels each with sighting flat, chiselled and engraved with foliage at the bridge. Engraved tangs grooved for sighting, barrel length 34cms. Overall length 51cms.
Flat bevelled locks each with brass inlaid decorations and chased with foliage, cocks ensuite, figured full stocks, carved along each side of the forends. Silver mounts cast and chased in low relief with designs of foliage and comprising solid side plates.
Tang and butt mounts, spurred pommels with nielloed boarders. Trigger guard, nielloed ramrod pipes, and muzzle sleeves with original iron ramrods, with turn and waisted tips. It is unusual to find a pair of pistols of this quality.
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