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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 735

    A CASED PAIR OF 13 MM-BORE DUELLING PISTOLS

    SIGNED MONTIGNY A BRUXELLES, MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CASED PAIR OF 13 MM-BORE DUELLING PISTOLS
    SIGNED MONTIGNY A BRUXELLES, MID-19TH CENTURY
    With blued octagonal sighted barrels, scroll engraved locks and mounts including spur trigger-guards (one hammer spur repaired), and ebony half-stocks carved with foliage in relief on the fore-ends and with fluted butts, in original lined and fitted ebonized case with accessories including flask, the lid with trade lable inscribed JH. MONTIGNY Arquebusier du Roi des Pays-Bas breveté de S.M. la Reine d'Angleterre 4. Passage St. Hubert, Galerie du Roi BRUXELLES
    The pistols 42 cm. long, the case 8 cm. high x 47 cm. wide x 29 cm. deep (2)


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