Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 4235: Cased "Vampire Killing Kit" with Cross Shaped Underhammer Pistol

Auction Date: October 6, 2022

Cased "Vampire Killing Kit" with Cross Shaped Underhammer Percussion Pistol

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Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Cased "Vampire Killing Kit" with Cross Shaped Underhammer Percussion Pistol

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Percussion
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 72
Barrel: 9 3/8 inch round
Finish: blue
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Stock: wood
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Item Interest: Active
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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:

These kits were assembled in the 20th century using a mix of original, modified, and modern components. This one has a label discussing the kit's use and noting that "Professor Blomberg wishes to announce his grateful thanks to that well known gunmaker of Liege, Nicholas Plomdeur whose help in the compiling of this special items, the silver bullets &c., has been most efficient." The case contains a cross shaped underhammer pistol with "IHS" inscription, a phial, a ball mold, multiple balls, a cap tin, cylinder shaped powder flask, and a wooden stake.

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