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    Sale 7806

    Lord St. Helens and Sir William FitzHerbert The Collections of a Diplomat and a Courtier

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 595

    A PERCUSSION BLUNDERBUSS SIGNED S. NOCK, LONDON

    CIRCA 1830-40

    Price Realised  

    A PERCUSSION BLUNDERBUSS SIGNED S. NOCK, LONDON
    CIRCA 1830-40
    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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