A .577 (Snider) double-barrelled hammer howdah pistol by Wilkinson & Son, no. 7008

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Lot 32S58
A .577 (Snider) double-barrelled hammer howdah pistol by Wilkinson & Son, no. 7008

Sold for £ 3,750 (US$ 4,575) inc. premium
A .577 (Snider) double-barrelled hammer howdah pistol by Wilkinson & Son, no. 7008
Sidelever, rebounding backlocks, each engraved Wilkinson, Pall Mall, London in banners surrounded by some foliate-scroll engraving, breech with open-sight, well-figured chequered butt with butt-cap and lanyard-ring, steel fore-end, the rifled barrels with rib, engraved Wilkinson & Son, Pall Mall, London, with bead-foresight
6½in. barrels, London Black Powder proof
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S58 Section 58 obsolete calibre

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