The world’s premier auctions
 
 
WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options

Lot 277: Joseph Manton, London, a pair of percussion cap duelling pistols, circa 1821,

Books, Maps, Prints, Stamps, Militaria, Coins &

by Cheffins

April 3, 2014

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Live Auction
Sold
Looking for the realized and estimated price?

Description: Joseph Manton, London, a pair of percussion cap duelling pistols, circa 1821, Nos. 8783 & 8787, converted from flintlock, with 9 1/2" heavy octagonal barrels, the engraved breech tangs incorporating rearsights and inlaid with platinum line and makers plug, flat detented locks with safety bolts, engraved with fern tip borders, scrolls and "Joseph Manton London", walnut halfstocks with horn fore end caps and blank silver escutcheons, steel mounts, the trigger guards with pineapple finials, the bows engraved with trophies of arms and serial numbers, wooden ramrods, white metal plaque applied to opposing side of one pistol bearing the name 'John George Musters, 10th Hussars, 1840'

Title
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)