A CASED PAIR OF PERCUSSION DUELLING PISTOLS
A CASED PAIR OF PERCUSSION DUELLING PISTOLS

BY B. GUYOT, PARIS, CIRCA 1880

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A CASED PAIR OF PERCUSSION DUELLING PISTOLS
BY B. GUYOT, PARIS, CIRCA 1880
With octagonal barrels, each engraved B. Guyot Armurier 50 rue de Lyon Paris, in a wooden case lined with blue wool and complete with all its loading and cleaning accessories (one lid missing), the inside cover inscribed in gold 'B. Guyot Arquebusier 48, 50 and 52 rue de Lyon Paris'
The case 11 x 19¼ in. (28 x 49 cm.)
Provenance
By repute Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich (1831-1891).
Grand Duke Piotr Nikolaevich (1865-1931).
Prince Roman Petrovich (1896- 1978).
Prince Dmitri Romanovich (1926-2016).

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Lot Essay

B. Guyot was a Parisian gunmaker appointed by H.S.H. The Sovereign Prince of Monaco.
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