A French Brass-Barrelled Flintlock Blunderbuss-Pistol
Lot 316
A French Brass-Barrelled Flintlock Blunderbuss-Pistol
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,915) inc. premium
Lot Details
A French Brass-Barrelled Flintlock Blunderbuss-Pistol
Early 19th Century
With two-stage barrel turned at the flared muzzle and at the girdle, octagonal breech, brass tang, rounded lock (cock pitted), figured full stock (fore-end split along one side) carved in relief with foliage behind the barrel tang and inlaid with silver wire scrollwork on the back of the butt (split through), brass mounts comprising shaped side-plate, pommel-cap with lanyard ring, trigger-guard (finial incomplete), turned ramrod-pipes, and iron-capped ramrod (damaged)
14.9 cm. barrel
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