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    Sale 5426

    Antique Arms & Armour

    21 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 153

    A SCOTTISH ALL-METAL FLINTLOCK BELT PISTOL SIGNED NAIRN

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SCOTTISH ALL-METAL FLINTLOCK BELT PISTOL SIGNED NAIRN
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    With two-stage barrel formed with a raised muzzle-ring and moulded breech, signed bevelled lock lightly engraved with stylised leaves at the rear, three-quarter length stock, the butt engraved with simple linear panels and small stylised leaf ornaments, the butt inset with a pair of silver escutcheons, silver button trigger and pricker, belt hook with scallopped finial, and original ramrod.
    14¼in (36.2cm)


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