A 50-Bore Percussion Box-Lock Belt Pistol, And Another Of 50-Bore
Lot 296
A 50-Bore Percussion Box-Lock Belt Pistol, And Another Of 50-Bore
Sold for £275 (US$ 462) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 50-Bore Percussion Box-Lock Belt Pistol, And Another Of 50-Bore
The Second Signed Smith, London, Both Mid-19th Century
The first with unusually long twist octagonal sighted barrel (worn) engraved around the muzzle, foliate scroll engraved breech, tang-plate, action, dolphin hammer and trigger-guard, finely chequered rounded butt with engraved white-metal cap, belt hook, and stirrup ramrod, Birmingham proof marks; the second with turn-off barrel, signed foliate engraved action, engraved thumbpiece safety-catch and trigger-guard, and figured flat-sided butt, Birmingham proof marks (2)
19.2 cm. and 4.5cm. barrels
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