A Group Of Accessories Relating To Antique Firearms
Lot 86
A Group Of Accessories Relating To Antique Firearms
Mostly 19th Century
Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,338) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Group Of Accessories Relating To Antique Firearms
Mostly 19th Century
Comprising a red leather-covered three-way powder-flask for a cased set of flintlock pistols, of slightly tapering flattened oval section, brass top with reeded border, and sliding cover over the flint compartment at the base (ball compartment cover missing, some scuffing and staining); a turnscrew for flintlock pistols with swelling wooden grip of octagonal section, and retaining its brass pricker engageing with the tip of the blade; a red leather flint wallet incorporating a steel knapping tool; a buff leather flint wallet retaining its double-ended pan brush; a steel ramrod with threaded worm; three brass-mounted powder-flasks for percussion guns, one with bag-shaped body embossed with a pinecone design; two shot-flasks each with leather body; a small cardboard box containing four steel double-ended shot dispensers (surface rust), a small quantity of detachable percussion hammer-noses, and a quantity of knapped flints, some in hand inscribed paper packages including an envelope of '"Flints"... also 2 Modern "arrowheads" all made at Brandon in Suffolk 1906'; a pair of leather saddle holsters with black leather flaps trimmed with red leather, the lower flaps each with applied silvered brass foliate monogram; a cartridge reloading tool; and a capping/decapping tool, all, except for the holsters, in a soft brown leather holdall (a lot)
The first 12.7 cm.
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