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Premier Firearms Auction #55

April 20, 2012

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  • Magnificent Exhibition Quality Gold Finished Russian Tula Arsenal Attributed Flintlock Pistol

    Lot 1: Unknown Flintlock Pistol 60

    Magnificent Exhibition Quality Gold Finished Russian Tula Arsenal Attributed Flintlock Pistol


    Estimated Price: $25,000.00 - $50,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 60

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

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  • Lot 2: Cased Engraved Pair of Goddard & Co Vest Pocket Percussion Pisto

    Cased Engraved Pair of Goddard & Co Vest Pocket Percussion Pistols with Accessories -A) Engraved Goddard & Co Vest Pocket Percussion Pistol


    Estimated Price: $4,500.00 - $6,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 22

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  • Lot 3: Cased Engraved Pair of English Wilson Over/Under Swivel Breech P

    Cased Engraved Pair of English Wilson Over/Under Swivel Breech Percussion Large Caliber Pistols -A) Engraved Wilson Over/Under Percussion Pistol


    Estimated Price: $2,500.00 - $4,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 48 bore, 4832*

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  • Lot 4: Magnificent Cased Pair of 19th Century, Ivory Stocked, Engraved,

    Magnificent Cased Pair of 19th Century, Ivory Stocked, Engraved, Gold-Inlaid Target Pistols Marked Damas Turc Fin with Ivory Accessories -A) Damas Turc Fin Marked Target Pistol


    Estimated Price: $20,000.00 - $40,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 58 percussion

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  • Lot 5: Cased Pair of 19th Century French Target Pistols by Galand

    Cased Pair of 19th Century French Target Pistols by Galand -A) Galand Target Pistol


    Estimated Price: $4,000.00 - $7,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 45 percussion

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  • Lot 6: Pair of Gold Inlaid and Engraved J. Schenk Percussion Target Pis

    Pair of Gold Inlaid and Engraved J. Schenk Percussion Target Pistols with Relief Carved Stock -A) Schenk Percussion Target Pistol


    Estimated Price: $2,750.00 - $4,250.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 42

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  • Superb Exhibition Grade French Hunting Sword with Finely Engraved Silver Sheath and Figural Silver Hilt Depicting the 11th Labor of Hercules

    Lot 7: Superb Exhibition Grade French Hunting Sword with Finely Engrave

    Superb Exhibition Grade French Hunting Sword with Finely Engraved Silver Sheath and Figural Silver Hilt Depicting the 11th Labor of Hercules


    Estimated Price: $19,000.00 - $27,500.00

    Description: Measuring 25 inches in overall length, this sword ...

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  • Historical and Rare Wogdon Double-Barrel Flintlock Pistol with Presentation from King George III to Sir Henry Clinton

    Lot 8: Wogdon Flintlock Pistol 48 bore

    Historical and Rare Wogdon Double-Barrel Flintlock Pistol with Presentation from King George III to Sir Henry Clinton


    Estimated Price: $15,000.00 - $25,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 48 bore

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    Lot contains items with box
    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: Massive double-barrel flintlock pistol with foldin...

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  • Rare Historical Documented Gastinne Renette Napoleon III Breech-Loading Carbine

    Lot 9: Renette Gastinne G-Rifle Carbine 50

    Rare Historical Documented Gastinne Renette Napoleon III Breech-Loading Carbine


    Estimated Price: $22,500.00 - $37,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 50

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    Lot contains items with documentation
    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is an extremely rare example of a unique leve...

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  • Highly Scarce Flag for the 85th Cohort of Napoleon's French National Guard

    Lot 10: Highly Scarce Flag for the 85th Cohort of Napoleon's French Nati

    Highly Scarce Flag for the 85th Cohort of Napoleon's French National Guard


    Estimated Price: $2,500.00 - $5,000.00

    Description: Established in the early 1790's, the National Guar...

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  • Extraordinary Freccero Facon Gaucho Style Knife with Solid Silver Sheath and Hilt, Extensive Gold Panel Decoration and Jewel Accents

    Lot 11: Extraordinary Freccero Facon Gaucho Style Knife with Solid Silve

    Extraordinary Freccero Facon Gaucho Style Knife with Solid Silver Sheath and Hilt, Extensive Gold Panel Decoration and Jewel Accents


    Estimated Price: $10,000.00 - $20,000.00

    Description: Originally popularized by the gentlemen of Brazil,...

  • Lot 12: Spectacular Cased Engraved Silver Inlaid Matching Pair of Willia

    Spectacular Cased Engraved Silver Inlaid Matching Pair of William Moore Flintlock Pistols -A) Engraved Silver Inlaid William Moore Flintlock Pistol


    Estimated Price: $12,000.00 - $18,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 50

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  • Unique Presentation "Coffin" Cased French Lefaucheux Combination Pinfire Revolver Dagger Made for the President of Peru

    Lot 13: Lefauchaux Casimer & Eugene Pinfire Revolver 7.65 mm pin fire

    Unique Presentation "Coffin" Cased French Lefaucheux Combination Pinfire Revolver Dagger Made for the President of Peru


    Estimated Price: $10,000.00 - $20,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 7.65 mm pin fire

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is a very unique combination French pinfire r...

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  • Lot 14: Cased Engraved Matching Pair of French Lamouroux Percussion Targ

    Cased Engraved Matching Pair of French Lamouroux Percussion Target Pistols -A) Engraved French Percussion Target Pistol


    Estimated Price: $6,000.00 - $8,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 45 percussion

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  • Lot 15: Matching Pair of Gold Inlaid Damascus Pattern Percussion Target

    Matching Pair of Gold Inlaid Damascus Pattern Percussion Target Pistols -A) Damascus Percussion Pistol


    Estimated Price: $1,600.00 - $2,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 54 percussion

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  • Gold Inlaid Nicolas-Noel Boutet Percussion Pistol Barrel

    Lot 16: Gold Inlaid Nicolas-Noel Boutet Percussion Pistol Barrel

    Gold Inlaid Nicolas-Noel Boutet Percussion Pistol Barrel


    Estimated Price: $1,000.00 - $2,000.00

    Description: This percussion barrel was produced by the Manufac...

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  • Brown Marked Brass Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss with Snap Bayonet

    Lot 17: Unknown Blunderbus Shotgun 1 1/4 inch

    Brown Marked Brass Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss with Snap Bayonet


    Estimated Price: $4,000.00 - $7,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 1 1/4 inch

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is an example of a Brown flintlock blunderbus...

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  • Massive British Proofed Flintlock Brass Barrel Blunderbuss

    Lot 18: Massive British Proofed Flintlock Brass Barrel Blunderbuss

    Massive British Proofed Flintlock Brass Barrel Blunderbuss


    Estimated Price: $3,750.00 - $6,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 1 3/4 Inch

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: There are no maker markings with the left side of ...

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  • English Noyes Marked Brass Cannon Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss with Snap Bayonet

    Lot 19: Noyes Blunderbuss Shotgun 1 1/4 inch

    English Noyes Marked Brass Cannon Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss with Snap Bayonet


    Estimated Price: $3,750.00 - $5,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 1 1/4 inch

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: The top barrel flat is marked "WARMINSTER" and the...

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  • Durs Egg London Flintlock Blunderbuss with Engraved Silver Furniture

    Lot 20: Egg Blunderbuss Shotgun 1 inch

    Durs Egg London Flintlock Blunderbuss with Engraved Silver Furniture


    Estimated Price: $2,500.00 - $4,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 1 inch

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: Produced without sights, with a band of engraving ...

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  • English Gardner Brass Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss

    Lot 21: English Gardner Brass Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss

    English Gardner Brass Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss


    Estimated Price: $2,750.00 - $3,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 1 3/4 Inch

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: Marked "GARDNER" on the lock plate, two cross scep...

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  • Silver and Gold Inlaid Japanese Matchlock

    Lot 22: Silver and Gold Inlaid Japanese Matchlock

    Silver and Gold Inlaid Japanese Matchlock


    Estimated Price: $2,750.00 - $4,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 70

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This Japanese matchlock has an octagon barrel feat...

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  • Massive Japanese Matchlock with Heavy Barrel

    Lot 23: Massive Japanese Matchlock with Heavy Barrel

    Massive Japanese Matchlock with Heavy Barrel


    Estimated Price: $1,200.00 - $1,700.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 69

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This Japanese matchlock is fitted with a 41 inch h...

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  • Japanese Matchlock Rifle with Silver Inlay

    Lot 24: Japanese Matchlock Rifle with Silver Inlay

    Japanese Matchlock Rifle with Silver Inlay


    Estimated Price: $1,200.00 - $1,700.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 60

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This Japanese matchlock is 49 3/4 inches in length...

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  • Heavy Barreled Japanese Style Matchlock Carbine

    Lot 25: Heavy Barreled Japanese Style Matchlock Carbine

    Heavy Barreled Japanese Style Matchlock Carbine


    Estimated Price: $950.00 - $1,600.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 63

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: Raised blade front and notch rear sights, with a s...

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  • Attractive Japanese Tachi with Gold Accented Fittings

    Lot 26: Attractive Japanese Tachi with Gold Accented Fittings

    Attractive Japanese Tachi with Gold Accented Fittings


    Estimated Price: $1,500.00 - $2,250.00

    Description: 27 1/2 inch blade, with a strong, wavy temper line...

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  • Excellent Military Pattern Japanese Sword

    Lot 27: Excellent Military Pattern Japanese Sword

    Excellent Military Pattern Japanese Sword


    Estimated Price: $850.00 - $1,300.00

    Description: Shin-Gunto pattern sword, 27 1/4 inch blade with a...

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  • Exceptional Contemporary LeMaire Marked Takedown Revolving Flintlock Fowler

    Lot 28: Unknown Fowling Piece Rifle 69

    Exceptional Contemporary LeMaire Marked Takedown Revolving Flintlock Fowler


    Estimated Price: $6,000.00 - $9,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 69

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This unique professionally manufactured copy of a ...

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  • Extraordinary Custom Engraved Stephen Alexander Marked Percussion Rifle Published in R.L. Wilson's Book, Steel Canvas The Art of American Arms

    Lot 29: Stephen Alexander Henry Pattern Rifle 450

    Extraordinary Custom Engraved Stephen Alexander Marked Percussion Rifle Published in R.L. Wilson's Book, Steel Canvas The Art of American Arms


    Estimated Price: $5,000.00 - $10,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 450

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is an exceptional example of a big bore percu...

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  • Rare Massive Indian Percussion Camel Gun

    Lot 30: Rare Massive Indian Percussion Camel Gun

    Rare Massive Indian Percussion Camel Gun


    Estimated Price: $6,500.00 - $12,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 80

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is a very rare example of a fine quality mass...

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  • Spectacular M. Aragon Silver Inlaid Spanish Miquelet Percussion Sporting Shotgun

    Lot 31: Spanish Percussion Shotgun 12

    Spectacular M. Aragon Silver Inlaid Spanish Miquelet Percussion Sporting Shotgun


    Estimated Price: $3,000.00 - $4,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 12

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is a nice example of an Aragon manufactured s...

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  • Arabian Flintlock Damascus Miquelet Rifle

    Lot 32: Arabian Flintlock Damascus Miquelet Rifle

    Arabian Flintlock Damascus Miquelet Rifle


    Estimated Price: $850.00 - $1,300.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 40

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: Two Arabian proofs are stamped on the Damascus bar...

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  • Lot 33: Two Arabian Style Ornate Flintlock Miquelet Rifles

    Collector's Lot of Two Arabian Style Ornate Flintlock Miquelet Rifles -A) Flintlock Miquelet Rifle


    Estimated Price: $2,500.00 - $4,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 60, 54

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  • Lot 34: Cased Identified Royal Pair of Finely Engraved Gold Inlaid C.G.

    Cased Identified Royal Pair of Finely Engraved Gold Inlaid C.G. Koenig Double Hammer Rifles -A) Finely Engraved Gold Inlaid C.G. Koenig Double Hammer Rifle


    Estimated Price: $15,000.00 - $25,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 11 mm

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  • Extraordinary Exhibition Engraved W.& C. Scott Jacob Percussion Rifle Made for The 1862 International Exhibition in London, England with W.& C. Scott Letter

    Lot 35: Scott W C 1862 Rifle 58 percussion

    Extraordinary Exhibition Engraved W.& C. Scott Jacob Percussion Rifle Made for The 1862 International Exhibition in London, England with W.& C. Scott Letter


    Estimated Price: $14,000.00 - $22,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 58 percussion

    Lot contains items with documentation
    Lot contains items with documentation
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    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is an exceptional example of a W.& C. Scott J...

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  • Rare Experimental Early Mauser Norris Patent Model 67/69 Bolt Action

    Lot 36: Mauser 67/69 Rifle 69

    Rare Experimental Early Mauser Norris Patent Model 67/69 Bolt Action


    Estimated Price: $3,500.00 - $6,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 69

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This rifle was made by Peter Paul and Wilhelm Maus...

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  • Shooting Presentation Enfield-Snider Breech Loading Single Shot Rifle with Inscribed Plaque

    Lot 37: Enfield Snider Musket 577

    Shooting Presentation Enfield-Snider Breech Loading Single Shot Rifle with Inscribed Plaque


    Estimated Price: $3,000.00 - $5,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 577

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This particular rifle was presented as a shooting ...

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  • Very Fine Silver Mounted St Etienne Flintlock Pocket Pistol

    Lot 38: Very Fine Silver Mounted St Etienne Flintlock Pocket Pistol

    Very Fine Silver Mounted St Etienne Flintlock Pocket Pistol


    Estimated Price: $2,750.00 - $4,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 50

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is an exception example of a high quality Fre...

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  • Robert Harvey Marked English Engraved Queen Anne Flintlock Pistol with Attractive Silver Inlaid Grip

    Lot 39: Robert Harvey Queen Anne Pistol 60

    Robert Harvey Marked English Engraved Queen Anne Flintlock Pistol with Attractive Silver Inlaid Grip


    Estimated Price: $1,600.00 - $2,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 60

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: No makers marks or visible proofs. One piece barre...

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  • Unmarked Miniature "Queen Anne" Style Flintlock Pistol with Engraved Brass Grip

    Lot 40: Unknown Flintlock Pistol 30

    Unmarked Miniature "Queen Anne" Style Flintlock Pistol with Engraved Brass Grip


    Estimated Price: $1,200.00 - $1,800.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 30

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is a unique miniature version of an English "...

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  • Wood Marked Flintlock Pistol

    Lot 41: Wood Marked Flintlock Pistol

    Wood Marked Flintlock Pistol


    Estimated Price: $1,400.00 - $2,250.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 58

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is an example of a Luke Wood Flintlock Pisto...

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  • Unmarked Engraved Brass Mounted Flintlock Pocket Pistol

    Lot 42: Unmarked Engraved Brass Mounted Flintlock Pocket Pistol

    Unmarked Engraved Brass Mounted Flintlock Pocket Pistol


    Estimated Price: $850.00 - $1,300.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 34

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: No makers marks or visible proof marks. Brass moun...

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  • Lot 43: Two Antique Brass Flintlock Pistols

    Two Antique Brass Flintlock Pistols -A) Unmarked Brass Box lock Flintlock Pistol


    Estimated Price: $1,400.00 - $2,250.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 54, 1 inch

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  • Attractive Brander Marked Silver Mounted Flintlock Pistol with Brass Barrel

    Lot 44: Brander Flintlock Pistol 68

    Attractive Brander Marked Silver Mounted Flintlock Pistol with Brass Barrel


    Estimated Price: $3,000.00 - $5,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 68

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is an example of a British made brass barrele...

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  • Fine Gold Accented Flintlock Damascus Barrel Blunderbuss with Extensively Wired Inlaid Stock

    Lot 45: Unknown Blunderbus Pistol 1 3/4 Inch

    Fine Gold Accented Flintlock Damascus Barrel Blunderbuss with Extensively Wired Inlaid Stock


    Estimated Price: $1,200.00 - $1,800.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 1 3/4 Inch

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: Flared Damascus barrel, with gold accents at the m...

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  • Grice Marked Brass Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss

    Lot 46: Grice Marked Brass Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss

    Grice Marked Brass Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss


    Estimated Price: $2,750.00 - $4,250.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 1 1/4 inch

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: The lock plate is script marked "Grice". The top b...

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  • Fine French Brass Barreled M R Versailles Marked Flintlock Pistol

    Lot 47: French Flintlock Pistol 66

    Fine French Brass Barreled M R Versailles Marked Flintlock Pistol


    Estimated Price: $3,000.00 - $4,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 66

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: The right barrel flat is marked "M R VERSAILLES" a...

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  • Fine Unmarked Blunderbuss Flintlock Pistol with Brass Barrel

    Lot 48: Fine Unmarked Blunderbuss Flintlock Pistol with Brass Barrel

    Fine Unmarked Blunderbuss Flintlock Pistol with Brass Barrel


    Estimated Price: $1,600.00 - $2,500.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 1 1/2 inch

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: No makers marks or visible proof marks. Brass barr...

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  • Unmarked Silver Inlaid European Flintlock Coach Gun

    Lot 49: Unmarked Silver Inlaid European Flintlock Coach Gun

    Unmarked Silver Inlaid European Flintlock Coach Gun


    Estimated Price: $1,200.00 - $1,800.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 1 inch

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: Produced with a flared muzzle, featuring fine scro...

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  • Edward Bate 1800 Ottoman Empire Contract Flintlock Pistol

    Lot 50: Edward Bate 1800 Ottoman Empire Contract Flintlock Pistol

    Edward Bate 1800 Ottoman Empire Contract Flintlock Pistol


    Estimated Price: $2,000.00 - $3,000.00

    Caliber / Gauge: 65

    Lot contains antique items
    Lot contains antique items

    Description: This is an example of an Ottoman Empire contract p...

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