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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 180

    A .620 CALIBRE SMOOTH-BORED PERCUSSION NATIVE POLICE CARBINE

    DATED 1887

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A .620 CALIBRE SMOOTH-BORED PERCUSSION NATIVE POLICE CARBINE
    DATED 1887
    With sighted barrel, border-engraved lock stamped '1859 Tower' and 'V.R' crowned, walnut full stock, the butt with circular maker's stamps incorporating the date 1887, regulation brass mounts, two iron barrel-bands, and stirrup ramrod, Birmingham proof marks
    21in (35.4cm) barrel


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