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    Sale 5854

    Arms & Armour

    18 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 122

    A PAIR OF BELGIAN LONG PERCUSSION SMOOTH-BORE PISTOLS

    CIRCA 1855-65

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF BELGIAN LONG PERCUSSION SMOOTH-BORE PISTOLS
    CIRCA 1855-65
    With sighted octagonal barrels decorated with an etched twist pattern over much of their length, back-action locks, half-stocks, carved butts, the pommels each with hinged trap, brass mounts, and iron ramrods, Liège proof
    21 3/8in (54.3cm) (2)


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