The beautiful metal piece is said to have been shaped by imperial master jeweller Hovhannes Agha Düz. The imposing gun seemingly served as a ceremonial object belonging to Sultan Mahmud I in addition to a more traditional jewelled sword and a scabbard.
Not any less than other jewelled wonders, the gun in question bears intricate art work with beautiful pink and sea-green hued jewells encrusted onto its exterior. The 2nd compartment of object also contains an equally awe-inspiring old-style dagger.
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