A 50-Bore Four-Barrelled Percussion Box-Lock Turn-Over Pistol
Lot 411*
A 50-Bore Four-Barrelled Percussion Box-Lock Turn-Over Pistol
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,680) inc. premium
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A 50-Bore Four-Barrelled Percussion Box-Lock Turn-Over Pistol
By Smith, London, Mid-19th Century
With signed recoloured barrel-block of one piece with two integral sighted ribs and threaded rammer fitted centrally between the muzzles, foliate scroll engraved action and dolphin hammers (one an old replacement), trigger-guard decorated with foliage on the bow, chequered finely figured rounded butt, and vacant silver escutcheon (some wear and light pitting), London proof marks
10.2 cm. barrel
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