Lot 1: A beautiful flintlock gun by Barbuti
November 17, 2012
Sarzana (SP), ItalyLive Auction
A beautiful flintlock gun by Barbuti, dating: 18th Century
Smooth, octagonal, 11.5 mm cal. barrel, engraved with floral motifs at the first part, with a brass sun and the writing "Paris" at the centre; lock signed "BARBUTI", engraved and chiselled; wooden stock, mostly covered with steel plates, richly engraved and chiselled with floral motifs, typical butt with openworks. Iron ramrod.
dimensions: length 161 cm.
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