A Brass-Barrelled Flintlock Blunderbuss
Lot 377
A Brass-Barrelled Flintlock Blunderbuss
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,304) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Brass-Barrelled Flintlock Blunderbuss
Late 18th Century
With two-stage barrel flared at the muzzle and engraved with a panel of foliage at the breech, foliate engraved tang, replacement rounded lock, figured full stock (fore-end mostly replaced, butt drilled through) carved with a shell behind the barrel tang, border engraved brass mounts comprising shaped side-plate decorated with a rocaille and foliage, butt-plate with foliage on the heel tang, trigger-guard with early form of acorn finial and decorated with a flower-head on the bow, vacant brass escutcheon, ramrod-pipes, and later brass-tipped ramrod, London proof marks
36.3 cm. barrel
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