SOLD - Rare Iraqi Tariq - Beretta Licensed
10/18/17 - This is a rare 9mm Iraqi Tariq pistol, a license built copy of the Beretta M1951 pistol. The left and right sides of the pistol have Arabic writing. It has a blued finish which is in good condition and rates at about 85-90%. There is standard high edge wear, and a notable amount of finish loss on the front strap. These pistols were carried by the Iraqi Republican Guard. The unique grips featuring General Tariq ibn Ziyad's profile on opposing medallions on the pistols grips. General Tariq was the conqueror of Visigoth Spain in 711 AD. The 9mm version is a direct licensed copy of the M951 or M1951 Beretta Brigadier. Excellent bore.