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Lot 568: A flintlock pistol by Buckmaster

Fine Pistols, Swords & Rapiers, Armour and Literature

by Czerny's International Auction House

November 18, 2012

Sarzana (SP), Italy

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  • A flintlock pistol by Buckmaster
  • A flintlock pistol by Buckmaster
  • A flintlock pistol by Buckmaster
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Description: A flintlock pistol by Buckmaster, dating: mid-18th Century
provenance: England
Smooth, round, 15 mm cal. barrel, outlined at the base, slightly bell-mouthed at the nozzle, with remains of two marks of English test benches; plate with roundish plate, twice outlined at the margins and signed "BUCKMASTER"; walnut full stock (a restoration in front of the lock, a break and a part missing at the butt); smooth, brass mounts, brass-tipped wooden ramrod. See "Der Neue Stockel", Vol. 1, page 158: three Buckmaster are documented in London (Joseph, William and Robert) between 1720 and 1763.
dimensions: length 45 cm.

Condition Report: Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Czerny's International Auction House have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effect of aging.
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