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Lot 955: WILKINSON, LONDON A FINE .577 (SNIDER) DOUBLE-BARRELLED HAMMER HOWDAH-PISTOL, serial no. 528,

Fine Modern & Antique Guns - December 2016

by Holt's Auctioneers

December 8, 2016

London, United Kingdom

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  • WILKINSON, LONDON A FINE .577 (SNIDER) DOUBLE-BARRELLED HAMMER HOWDAH-PISTOL, serial no. 528,
  • WILKINSON, LONDON A FINE .577 (SNIDER) DOUBLE-BARRELLED HAMMER HOWDAH-PISTOL, serial no. 528,
  • WILKINSON, LONDON A FINE .577 (SNIDER) DOUBLE-BARRELLED HAMMER HOWDAH-PISTOL, serial no. 528,
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Description: WILKINSON, LONDON
A FINE .577 (SNIDER) DOUBLE-BARRELLED HAMMER HOWDAH-PISTOL, serial no. 528,
circa 1880, with expertly re-blacked 6 1/2in. rifled barrel, the top rib signed ''WILKINSON PALL MALL LONDON'', bead fore-sight, engraving to the rib end at breech, rounded border engraved colour hardened side-lever opening action, standing notch rear-sight to front of top-strap, blued serpentine side-lever with chequered thumb-piece, borderline and scroll engraved curved back-action locks signed within engraved folded banners ''WILKINSON, PALL MALL, LONDON'', border engraved polished hammers with dolphin heads, chequered walnut pistol-grip butt, moulded butt-cap with central horseshoe-shaped lanyard swivel and border engraved edge, silver oval to wrist engraved with three bees, full length trigger-guard tang bearing the Wilkinson number 7137, diminutive captive border engraved iron fore-end, much colour remaining where appropriate

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