• Arms & Armour auction at Christies

    Sale 5863

    Arms & Armour

    30 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 109

    A FLINTLOCK DUELLING PISTOL BY JOHN MANTON, LONDON

    NO.2504, CIRCA 1796

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FLINTLOCK DUELLING PISTOL BY JOHN MANTON, LONDON
    NO.2504, CIRCA 1796
    With octagonal sighted twist barrel signed 'Manton London' in gold capitals, gold breech line and gold-lined vent, engraved breech tang, plain lock with linear borders and bevelled edges, roller, walnut stock, chequered butt with flattened plain side panels, and engraved mounts
    15½in (39.4cm)


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