Lot #3308
Lot #3310

Lot 3309: Indian Four-Shot Revolving Matchlock Musket with Painted Stock

Auction Date: December 11, 2022

Lot 3309: Indian Four-Shot Revolving Matchlock Musket with Painted Stock

Auction Date: December 11, 2022

Estimated Price: $3,500 - $5,500
Price Realized:

Indian Four-Shot Revolving Matchlock Musket with Painted Stock

Manufacturer: India
Model: Matchlock
Type: Rifle
Gauge: 48
Barrel: 35 inch round
Finish: bright
Grip:
Stock: wood
Item Views: 298
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 194
Class: Antique
Description:

Similar Indian matchlock revolvers have been dated to around the mid-18th century to the early 19th century. The barrel has a flared muzzle with a copper post sight and some engraving. The revolving chambers lock in place via a bar on top of the breech end of the barrel. A notch rear sight is built into the breech plate. The metal action and stock have elaborate painted designs. Provenance: The Clay P. Bedford Collection; The Collection of Joe M. Wanenmacher Jr

Rating Definition:

Good with mostly silver-gray patina on the iron, some mild pitting, flaking of the painted finish on the action and stock, and moderate overall wear. The serpentine need some work.



Customer Product Questions

There are currently no customer product questions on this lot