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Lot 2184: Four Antique European Pistols

Auction Date: October 7, 2021

Four Antique European Pistols

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,250

A) French Maubeuge AN IX Gendarmerie Percussion Conversion Single Shot Pistol

Manufacturer: French
Model: Percussion
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 60
Barrel: 5 inch round
Finish: bright
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 184
Item Interest: Average
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OF - FAIR- some major parts replaced; minor replacement parts may be required; metal rusted, may be lightly pitted all over, vigorously cleaned; rounded edges of metal and wood; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal partly obliterated; wood scratched, bruised, cracked or repaired where broken; in fair working order or can be easily repaired and placed in working order.

Description:

B) French Maubeuge AN IX Gendarmerie Percussion Conversion Single Shot Pistol

Manufacturer: French
Model: Percussion
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 60
Barrel: 5 inch round
Finish: bright
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 184
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OE - GOOD - some minor replacement parts; metal smoothly rusted or lightly pitted in places, cleaned; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal legible; lightly scratched, bruised or minor cracks repaired; in good working order.

Description:

"C.1819" and "MR" marked on barrel.

C) Engraved Belgian Double Barrel Pinfire Pistol

Manufacturer: Belgium
Model: Pinfire
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 11 mm
Barrel: 4 1/2 inch solid rib
Finish: blue
Grip: walnut
Stock:
Item Views: 184
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OF - FAIR- some major parts replaced; minor replacement parts may be required; metal rusted, may be lightly pitted all over, vigorously cleaned; rounded edges of metal and wood; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal partly obliterated; wood scratched, bruised, cracked or repaired where broken; in fair working order or can be easily repaired and placed in working order.

Description:

D) Embellished Middle Eastern Flintlock Pistol

Manufacturer: European
Model: Flintlock
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 60
Barrel: 11 1/2 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip:
Stock: hardwood
Item Views: 184
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OF - FAIR- some major parts replaced; minor replacement parts may be required; metal rusted, may be lightly pitted all over, vigorously cleaned; rounded edges of metal and wood; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal partly obliterated; wood scratched, bruised, cracked or repaired where broken; in fair working order or can be easily repaired and placed in working order.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

Provenance: The Buckstix Collection

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