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Lot 2214: Three Antique European Pistols

Auction Date: June 23, 2022

Three Antique European Pistols

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,800 - $2,750

A) Smith Marked Flintlock Coat Pistol

Manufacturer: English
Model: Flintlock Pistol
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 59
Barrel: 4 3/4 inch octagon
Finish: brown
Grip:
Stock: walnut
Item Views: 216
Item Interest: Average
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.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

Barrel marked "LONDON", lightly engraved lock marked "SMITH".

B) Engraved Auguste Francotte Marked Boxlock Percussion Pistol with Snap Bayonet

Manufacturer: European
Model: Percussion
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 50
Barrel: 4 1/2 inch octagon
Finish: blue
Grip: walnut
Stock:
Item Views: 216
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.

NPRF - NON-PROFESSIONALLY REFINISHED/COLD BLUE, ETC.

Description:

Light floral engraving on lock, tip of bayonet broken leaving it unable to lock in folded position.

C) Engraved Over/Under Boxlock Flintlock Pistol

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Flintlock Pistol
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 40
Barrel: 3 3/4 inch round
Finish: bright
Grip: walnut
Stock:
Item Views: 216
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:

Faint stands of arms engraved on the lock.

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