Rare Japanese Samurai Matchlock
overall length 43.1/2" , Barrel length 30" , Bore size 40mm.
Signed and dated on Barrel to the early 1800's, also has 2 rows of characters
top of stock, these are 2 dated castle registration numbers , 'rack numbers'.
a very rare matchlock and very heavy. has large mon in silver on the
barrel aswell as a zodiac symbol.
If you want a close-up of any item please email me, I'm
happy to help.