• Arms & Armour auction at Christies

    Sale 5863

    Arms & Armour

    30 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 93

    A PAIR OF PERCUSSION OFFICER'S PISTOLS BY W. PARKER, MAKER TO HIS LATE MAJESTY, HOLBORN, LONDON

    NO.8845, CIRCA 1830-35

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF PERCUSSION OFFICER'S PISTOLS BY W. PARKER, MAKER TO HIS LATE MAJESTY, HOLBORN, LONDON
    NO.8845, CIRCA 1830-35
    With sighted twist barrels signed in full, engraved breeches each with platinum line, engraved breech tangs, signed engraved bolted locks built on flintlock plates, figured walnut full stocks, chequered butts, engraved iron mounts en suite with the locks, stirrup ramrods, and white metal escutcheons
    13in (33cm) (2)


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