Caucasian silver niello miquelet pistolDagestani work from the town of Kubatchi, early to mid 19th century.
An Indonesian blunderbussOf Chinese manufacture, traded widely and used gainst the Dutch during the Aceh Wars in 1873–1904.
A fine and unusual Dutch colonial gunBased on the Dutch Beaumont mechanism, but with Indonesian twist forged barrel and golden inlays.
A fine Sindh flintlockA large gun with English flintlock mechanism, as favored by the Mirs of the Talpur court. In very good condition, with almost all the gold remaining.
A fine "boyliya" paragunOne of Europe's rarest gun types. A fine example, with mother of pearl inlaid stock.
Dzeferdar miquelet rifleWith Ottoman twisted "damascus" barrel and fine mother-of-pearl inlaid stock.
Fine Malay matchlock musketA very fine Malay matchlock or "satingar" with Indo-Portuguese style luck.
Qing dynasty hunter's powder flask
The elite of the Qing dynasty was Manchu, who before taking over China from the Ming lived in
English rifle with Ottoman barrelAn English rifle that was built around an 18th-century Ottoman barrel of the finest quality.
Indian revolving musket
The main disadvantage of early firearms was the long time it took to reload them.
A fine Indian toradar with inlaid stock
A number of downsized Indian toradar with such lavish inlays are in circulati
Chinese cavalry matchlock
While the Chinese are hailed for inventing gunpowder and the gun, firearms in Ch