Fine Pair of Double Barrelled Silver Mounted Pistols

Ref: 454

Price: £10,500

Maker: Barbar

Date: circa 1750

Each pistol with 4 inch three-stage turn-off cannon barrels numbered 1-4, border and scroll engraved actions and frames signed “BARBAR LONDON”, pan cover slide mounted on the left side, sliding trigger guard safety, silver wire inlaid swollen bag-shaped butts with large silver grotesque mask butt caps bearing Birmingham Hallmarks and Maker’s mark IB, ornate silver escutcheon in the form of a stylised stand of arms.