August 14, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


Middle Eastern Miquelet Flintlock Musket

.70 caliber, 44.25" tapered and swamped barrel, no S/N. Miquelet-style lock with grooved frizzen. Bead front sight with grooved rear sight mounted on breech. Applied silver bands and mounting formed in intricate floral motif.  Miquelet-style locks with brass buttplate. Adornments appear to have been added throughout the life of the piece.  Replacement ramrod.  


Fair.  barrel has a dark untouched patination with applied silver adornments showing varying levels of age and tarnish. Stock shows some handling marks and imperfections but is free of serious cracks and splits.  Lock is not mechanically functional. Bore is poor; some old fouling and corrosion with some pitting and cratering.

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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