Signed German Flintlock Pistol Lock Marked J..S. Meckel A Suerin

.64 cal, 12 3/4" barrel, raised carved walnut full stock, with gold-washed brass hardware, butt cap with embossed grosteque face.  Flint lock marked I. S. Meckel A Suerin."  For J. Samuel Meckel ( active 1725-1750) of Mecklenburg. Top of barrel with German silver inlaid seated figure of Athena, German silver beaded foresight.


Not mechanically functional.  Missing frizzen and ramrod broke in half.  Gold wash on furniture present in trace amounts Grey barrel with scattered oxidized surface roughness. Crack in stock below lock mortise.  

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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