• Arms & Armour auction at Christies

    Sale 5863

    Arms & Armour

    30 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 81

    A FLINTLOCK BLUNDERBUSS SIGNED J. HALL

    CIRCA 1715-24

    Price Realised  

    A FLINTLOCK BLUNDERBUSS SIGNED J. HALL
    CIRCA 1715-24
    With signed belled brass barrel formed in two stages, raised moulded breech, and engraved with strawberry foliage at the breech, the median and the muzzle, plain rounded iron lock, walnut full stock formed with a raised moulding about the tang, brass engraved serpentine side-plate, brass butt-plate with serpentine finial, plain brass trigger-guard, ramrod-pipe, and original ramrod, London proof marks and maker's mark of John Hall
    27 7/8in (70.9cm)


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