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    Sale 5426

    Antique Arms & Armour

    21 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 136

    A PAIR OF FLINTLOCK COAT PISTOLS BY T. RICHARDS

    CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FLINTLOCK COAT PISTOLS BY T. RICHARDS
    CIRCA 1760
    With turn-off cannon barrels, engraved breeches and tangs, signed locks with engraved linear borders, figured walnut half-stocks lightly carved with leaf mouldings about the breech tangs, swelling butts, and engraved brass mounts (one top jaw replaced, one cock retaining screw chipped).
    7½in (19cm) (2)


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