(PAIR) of Dutch or Greek Flintlock Holster Pistols, #2636
A Rare (PAIR) of Dutch or Greek Flintlock Holster Pistols, circa. 1680-1700. 12.5" .58 cal. smooth bore barrels w/chiseled high relief breech depicting stands of arms and nobles at center panels. Locks are unsigned w/high relief chiseled and engraved details and screw covers on hammers show ancient Greek ? man's head, similar to ancient coins. Fine engraved iron furniture includes pierced serpent side plates. The high quality walnut stocks are nicely carved w/raised molded areas around all parts, solid w/light scratches and dings from years of handling. In good working order.