A Cased Pair of Continental Miniature Percussion Boxlock Pistols and a single Miniature Pinfire Pistol
Lot 188Y
A Cased Pair of Continental Miniature Percussion Boxlock Pistols and a single Miniature Pinfire Pistol
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,622) inc. premium
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A Cased Pair of Continental Miniature Percussion Boxlock Pistols and a single Miniature Pinfire Pistol
The first with blued turn-off barrels with ringed muzzles, the frames engraved with foliate decoration, off-set hammers, folding triggers, bag-shaped ivory butts, in their walnut veneered case with ebony banding, lined in red velvet with accessories comprising combined bullet mould, nipple key and barrel key, turned ivory powder flask, turned ivory cap box and ivory handled turnscrew, the case lid inlaid with brass stringing and blank silver escutcheon, second of all metal construction with scroll engraved butt. The pistols of the first 4cm overall. (2)
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