A Percussion Blunderbuss
Lot 379*
A Percussion Blunderbuss
Sold for £875 (US$ 1,469) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Percussion Blunderbuss
Signed Holland, Early 19th Century
Converted from flintlock, with russet barrel flared at the muzzle and fitted with a spring bayonet above (muzzle catch missing), tang carrying the bayonet catch, signed flat bevelled lock decorated with foliage, dolphin hammer en suite (spur missing), and safety-catch, figured full stock (some bruising) with chequered grip, foliate engraved steel mounts comprising butt-plate and trigger-guard, the latter with pineapple finial, and steel ramrod-pipes (ramrod missing, some rust patination and pitting), Birmingham proof marks
36 cm. barrel
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