Horst Held * Antique Handguns
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Steinweg in Minchen = München
Støckel: Hans (Johann) Steinweg, started 1661 his apprenticeship in Wien (Vienna) and in 1685 in München (Munich);  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Steinweg in München inscription on lock and barrel,  

a pair of impressive horse pistols, lengths muzzle to butt-cap 21 inches,

made circa 1700. Long barrel pistols made about 100 years before the shorter barrel cavalry and travel pistols were introduced.

A very rare pair in fine condition.    $18,000.

 

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