Tinder-pistol (length 10 1/2 ins) of iron silvered

Tinder-pistol (length 10 1/2 ins) of iron silvered, with wooden butt; the metal-work extensively engraved; socket for ramrod in front (rod missing); inscribed on side "F. Bigoni"; probably 17th century. Italy.

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Category:
Firemaking
Object Number:
1937-682/1025
credit:
Wilkinson Sword Ltd.
status:
Permanent collection

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