A Swiss 14-Bore 1842 Model Percussion Military Pistol
Lot 172*
A Swiss 14-Bore 1842 Model Percussion Military Pistol
Sold for £500 (US$ 836) inc. premium
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A Swiss 14-Bore 1842 Model Percussion Military Pistol
No. 213, Mid-19th Century
With sighted barrel retained by a brass barrel-band linked to the side-plate and stamped on the top flat at the breech with a Solothurn Canton mark, flat lock with rounded tail, figured half-stock stamped with further Solothurn Canton mark opposite the lock, regulation brass mounts including slightly beaked pommel with suspension ring, and no provision for a ramrod, stamped overall with inspector's mark 'A.B' crowned, Liège proof
18 cm. barrel
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