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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 179

    A SPANISH PERCUSSION SERVICE RIFLE

    DATED 1858

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SPANISH PERCUSSION SERVICE RIFLE
    DATED 1858
    With sighted barrel rifled with four wide grooves and retained by two iron bands, numbered dated lock stamped 'O' crowned and 'P. Garcia' and fitted with nipple-shield, walnut full stock, iron butt-plate and fore-end cap, and brass trigger-guard (ramrod missing)
    33¼in (84.5cm) barrel


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