The Japanese tantutu pistol has a octagonal russet iron barrel, with flat sighting plains on top and bore of 3/8″. A stock dai of Keyaki wood and brass plate jiita of the arquebus’s firing mechanism. Mounted for display on a custom museum iron mount.
Exhibition at the 2018 San Francisco Tribal Art & Textile Show
19th Century Edo Period (1603-1868)
Dimensions: 8″L x 1.5″ (5.25″ H on stand)