22 January 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,000
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A PERCUSSION BLUNDERBUSS SIGNED S. NOCK, LONDON
With brass barrel formed in two stages with belled moulded muzzle, the breech inscribed 'London', and fitted with spring-bayonet, signed engraved back-action lock, walnut full stock, engraved brass mounts including trigger-guard with pineapple finial, and horn-tipped wooden ramrod, bayonet blade slightly bent, the bayonet and lock each with light surface rust
30 in. (76 cm.)
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