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A SILVER-MOUNTED FLINTLOCK OFFICER'S PISTOL BY DURS EGG, LONDON
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A SILVER-MOUNTED FLINTLOCK OFFICER'S PISTOL BY DURS EGG, LONDON

LONDON SILVER HALLMARKS FOR 1809

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A SILVER-MOUNTED FLINTLOCK OFFICER'S PISTOL BY DURS EGG, LONDON
London silver hallmarks for 1809
With browned twist barrel signed on the sighting flat, silver fore-sight and iron back-sight, gold-lined vent, engraved breech tang, signed bevelled lock engraved with bouquets and a quivver of arrows at the rear, fitted with roller, figured walnut full stock, pineapple chequered butt with aperture for a shoulder-stock now plugged by a monogrammed escutcheon, finely chased silver mounts, including trigger-guard of characteristic type cast in low relief and decorated en suite with the lock, horn fore-end cap, and later ramrod, silver maker's mark MB, a pellet between (the breech pitted, the cock associated, the pan lining removed, the stock with small repairs throughout)
16in (40.7cm)
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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