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    Sale 5426

    Antique Arms & Armour

    21 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 75

    A CONTINENTAL FLINTLOCK POWDER-TESTER; AN ALL-METAL PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOL; A WHEEL-LOCK SPANNER; AND A KEY PISTOL

    THE FIRST 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CONTINENTAL FLINTLOCK POWDER-TESTER; AN ALL-METAL PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOL; A WHEEL-LOCK SPANNER; AND A KEY PISTOL
    THE FIRST 18TH CENTURY
    The first with graduated ratchet frame, external mainspring and sear, and turned wooden handle (pitting); the pistol with plain barrel, box-lock action and butt all of brass (nipple replaced); the remaining pieces each heavily pitted. (4)


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