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    Sale 5854

    Arms & Armour

    18 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 12

    A RARE INDIAN TULWAR COMBINED WITH A DOUBLE-BARRELLED PERCUSSION VOLLEY PISTOL; AND AN INDIAN PATA

    MID-19TH CENTURY; 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A RARE INDIAN TULWAR COMBINED WITH A DOUBLE-BARRELLED PERCUSSION VOLLEY PISTOL; AND AN INDIAN PATA
    MID-19TH CENTURY; 18TH CENTURY
    The first with burnished blade, the hilt incorporating a box-lock action carrying a splayed pair of pistol barrels ignited by a single nipple hinged over a shared pan, in a scabbard; and the Pata with long slender blade and iron hilt incorporating a characteristic cuffed guard
    10 7/8in (78.5cm) and 37¾in (96cm) blades (2)


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