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    Sale 5854

    Arms & Armour

    18 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 105

    A COMPOSITE GERMAN WHEEL-LOCK CARBINE

    PARTLY MID-17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A COMPOSITE GERMAN WHEEL-LOCK CARBINE
    PARTLY MID-17TH CENTURY
    With octagonal barrel, flat lock struck with a mark (incomplete), sliding pan-cover, 19th century fruitwood stock profusely inlaid with engraved horn ballflowers, leaves, and animals, the cheek-piece inset with a carved oval involving a cherub, iron trigger-guard, and ramrod
    25¾in (65.4cm) barrel


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