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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 166

    A VOLUNTEER NEW LAND PATTERN FLINTLOCK MUSKET; AND FIVE OTHERS, VERY SIMILAR

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A VOLUNTEER NEW LAND PATTERN FLINTLOCK MUSKET; AND FIVE OTHERS, VERY SIMILAR
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The first with 38½in barrel, border-engraved lock signed 'Reynolds', walnut full stock with stocker's stamp 'TA' crowned, full brass mounts of regulation pattern, and original iron ramrod, London proof marks (the barrel and lock each heavily rust patinated, the mounts heavily patinated); the remaining five muskets all heavily patinated and encrusted, two with locks signed 'Reynolds', the stocks all damaged, two extensively wormed. (6)


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