Lot 1: FINE CASED PAIR OF PISTOLS.
March 26, 2010
Delaware, OH, USALive Auction
FINE CASED PAIR OF PISTOLS.
European, 19th century. Signed "V. Hafner, Kgl. Hofbuchsenmacher Cassel" both on the interior case label as well as gold inlay on the top flats of the barrels. Chased and gilded vining and cherubs on the frames with original blueing on barrels. Set triggers, ivory slab grips have some damage. An elaborate monogram on the grip case. 15 1/2"l. Original figured veneer on the fitted case with engraved plate on top. "Richard Berridge". Includes oiler, cleaning rod and screwdrivers.
Condition Report: Regarding the shipping of firearms and or weapons: please be aware that many restrictions apply to the international shipment of firearms, antique or otherwise. Your winning bid will not be canceled, rescinded, or retracted due to an international shipping limitation. It is your responsibility to resolve shipping issues PRIOR to bidding in this (or any other) auction.