Lot 559: A pair of flintlock pistols by Moreti
November 18, 2012
Sarzana (SP), ItalyLive Auction
A pair of flintlock pistols by Moreti, dating: circa 1700
Smooth, 14 mm cal. barrels, square at the first part with rings at the base, then round, signed "MORETI TI. B" at the rib; round plate locks, slightly carved in bas-relief, signed "A. MORETI", briarwood full stocks (a few veins and small restorations) with iron mounts decorated with outlines and grooves, counter-plates finely pierced with floral motifs and masks; iron-tipped ramrods with iron cartridge extractors. See "Der neue Stoeckel", Vol. II, page 829.
dimensions: length 50 cm.
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