17/18th Century Ottoman Iron & Brass Lead Scoop. This is a rare Ottoman Turkish wrought iron & brass folding lead scoop, circa 17th / 18th century.Used for melting lead for bullet making. The entire handle is decorated with geometric designs & brass inlay. In 3 sections with sliding iron hoops that lock the handle rigidly in place. A similar example can be seen in the Topkapi Palace armory hall, Istanbul. CONDITION with wear & oxidation. The overall condition is as you would expect from an object of substantial age that has been displayed/handled/used, usually over the lifetimes of several owners.
Items are packed defensively & extreme care is taken to ensure you receive goods in perfect condition. The item "Bullet Lead Scoop Turkish Ottoman 17/18th Century Folding Iron & Brass" is in sale since Friday, July 28, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\Early Modern (1500-1800)". The seller is "ratgallery" and is located in Christchurch. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.