Forensic Fashion
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>>1792 Turkish ayan
Subjectayan provincial warlord
Culture: Ottoman Turk
Setting: Rumelia-Anatolia 18-19thc
Object: blunderbuss

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* Virginia War Museum > Fowler Gallery of Arms
"TURKISH FLINTLOCK BLUNDERBUSS, c. 1750  This type of weapon was used on coaches to protect against highwayman [SIC].  The steel hardware is inlaid with silver scrollwork.  The stock includes a deep dropped comb with a carved wrist panel." ...

* Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art > Weapons and Warriors
"British[?] Flintlock Blunderbuss with Silver Inlay
metal, wood" ...

* Mayborn Museum Complex > Strecker's Cabinet of Curiosities