30 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,000
GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
AN OFFICER'S OVER-AND-UNDER SINGLE-TRIGGER FLINTLOCK COAT PISTOL BY TATHAM & EGG
With octagonal barrels, silver fore-sight, platinum lines and vents, the upper barrel with platinum-lined maker's stamp, upper breech tang engraved with trophies and foliage, signed engraved bolted locks, waterproof pans, rollers and 'French' cocks, chequered walnut butt, engraved iron butt-cap and trigger-guard, stirrup ramrod, and silver escutcheon engraved with the owner's initials 'JW 11th Hussars'
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