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2020 ON-LINE CATALOGUE A54 & A55

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CATALOGUE A54 & A54 2020: ITEMS NO 101 – 200

101 SMITH & WESSON VICTORY MODEL SERVICE REVOLVER: 38 S&W; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 127mm (5") barrel; g. bore; standard sights, address & markings; g. profiles & clear markings; patchy grey finish to all metal; g. S&W chequered grips with lanyard loop; gwo & f cond. #V597895 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
102 ROSSI MOD.84 C/F REVOLVER: 38 S&W; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 102mm (4") barrel; vg bore; standard sights & address to barrel; rhs of frame MADE IN BRAZIL GRYCOL INTL PTY LTD SYDNEY AUSTRALIA; vg profiles, clear address & markings; retaining 97% original blacked finish; fitted with rubber Pachmayr grips; gwo & vg cond. #187082 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $225 – 300
103 LOT X 2: SMITH & WESSON D/A 5TH MODEL C/F REVOLVER: 32 S&W; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 83mm (3¼") barrel; p. bore; standard sights & barrel address; S&W trade mark to rhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining 75% original nickel finish; vg S&W black chequered grips; gwo & cond. MARLIN MOD.1875 POCKET R/F REVOLVER: 32 RF; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 76mm (3") barrel; p. bore standard barrel address, markings & sights; wear to profiles & markings; grey finish to barrel & cylinder; brass spur trigger frame with 50% nickel finish remaining; g. plain wooden grips; gwo & cond. #218258 & 2366 Pre 1900 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
104 ROSSI MOD.89 C/F REVOLVER: 32 Long; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 51mm (2") barrel; g. bore; standard sights, barrel address & markings; rhs of frame marked GRYCOL INT’L PTY LTD SYDNEY AUSTRALIA MADE IN BRAZIL; g. profiles & clear markings; 95% original blue finish remains with drag marks to cylinder; g. rubber grips; gwo & cond. #115763 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
105 COLT 1903 2/A HAMMERLESS POCKET PISTOL: 32 Rimless; 8 shot; 98mm (3 7/8") ") barrel; worn bore; standard sights, slide address, CAL markings & Rampant Colt trade mark; silver grey finish to all metal with small areas of fine pitting; g. original hard rubber Colt grips; gwo & f. cond. #199181 C.1916 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
106 COLT MOD 1903 S/A POCKET PISTOL: 32 Rimless; 8 shot mag; 92mm (3¾") barrel; f. bore; standard sights, 2 line address & Rampant Colt trade mark to lhs of slide; CAL markings to rhs; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining 60% original blue finish with most losses to slide & grip frame; g. original Colt chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. #486603 C.1928 L/R Catalogue A54 $550 – 700
107 U.S. BEEMAN TEMPEST S/S AIR PISTOL: 177 Cal; 170mm (6¾") barrel; exc bore; standard sights, receiver address & model markings; sharp profiles & markings; pistol is NIB with a full blacked finish; exc wo & new cond. Contained in its original factory box with manuals. #053176 Post ’46 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
108 U.S. DAISY POWER LINE 717 AIR PISTOL: 177 Cal; s/shot; 245mm (9 5/8") barrel; fine bore; standard sights & receiver markings; pistol is NIB with a full blacked finish; exc wo & new cond. In its original factory box. #M.116187 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
109 U.S. SMITH & WESSON MOD.179 C02 AIR PISTOL: 177 Cal; 10 shot; 200mm (7 7/8") barrel; fine bore; standard sights, barrel address & markings; pistol is “as new” with a full black matt finish; exc wo & “as NIB” cond. In its original factory box. #0094905 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
110 LOT X 2: CROSSMAN ARMS CO MODEL 1377 AIR PISTOL: 177 Cal; 10 shots; 260mm (10¼") barrel; exc bore; standard sights, receiver address & markings; pistol is “as new” with a full blacked finish; exc wo & cond. U.S. MARKSMAN MODEL 1015 AIR PISTOL: 177 Cal; 10 shot; 165mm (6½") barrel; exc bore; standard sights, address & frame markings; pistol is “as new” with a full blacked finish; exc wo & cond. Comes with a v. tired plastic shipping box & manual. #892318933 & 92271876 Both Post ’47L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
111 FEMARU MOD WALAM 48 S/A POCKET PISTOL: 7.65 Cal; 8 shot mag; 98mm (3 7/8") barrel; vg bore; standard sights & markings; sharp profiles & clear markings; retaining 98% original blacked finish; vg black plastic grips; gwo & vg+ cond. #E00915 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $425 – 500
112 FEG MOD PP S/A POCKET PISTOL: 7.65; 8 shot mag; 98mm (3 7/8") barrel; vg bore; standard sights; lhs of slide marked 7.65 BROWNING MADE IN HUNGARY FEG BUDAPEST; sharp profiles & markings; retaining 99% original blacked finish; exc black plastic grips; gwo & vg+ cond. #BB88086 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $500 – 600
113 WALTHER PI S/A HOLSTER PISTOL: 9mm; 8 shot mag; 127mm (5") barrel; vg bore; standard sights, Walther banner & Cal markings; g. profiles & clear markings; alloy frame with wear to leading edges; 85% blacked finish remains to barrel & slide; vg black plastic grips; gwo & cond. #243551 Post’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $525 – 600
114 ASTRA MODEL 600/43 S/A PISTOL: 9mm Para; 8 shot mag; 132mm (5¼") barrel; g. bore; std sights, slide address & markings; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining 75% original blacked finish with most losses to grip frame & grip safety; g. chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. Comes with 4 spare Astra mags. #41281 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $750 – 850
115 CHILEAN CONTRACT STEYR MOD.1911 S/A SERVICE PISTOL: 9mm Steyr; 8 shot mag; 127mm (5") barrel; vg bore; standard sights with Chilean crest, STEYR 1912 & MOD 1911 to lhs of slide; vg profiles, clear markings; retaining 85% original blue finish with most losses to grip frame; g. chequered wooden grips; gwo & vg cond. #1790A Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $700 – 800
116 TOKAREV TT33 S/A SERVICE PISTOL: 7.62×25; 8 shot mag; 114mm (4½") barrel; vg bore; standard sights; vg profiles & markings; retains 98% military blacked finish; vg black reeded plastic grips with central C.C.C.P. star; gwo & vg cond. #WY206 matching Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $500 – 600
117 TOKAREV TT33 S/A SERVICE PISTOL: 7.62×25; 8 shot mag; 114mm (4½") barrel; vg bore; standard sights; vg profiles & markings; retaining 98% military blacked finish; vg black plastic reeded grips with central star & C.C.C.P.; gwo & vg cond. #2224 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $500 – 600
118 SWEDISH HUSQVARNA MOD 1907 S/A SERVICE PISTOL: 9mm; Browning; 7 shot mag; 127mm (5") barrel; vg bore; standard sights, slide address & markings; vg profiles & clear markings; retaining 95% frosted dark grey military finish; vg black plastic grips with Swedish Royal Cypher & fitted with lanyard ring; gwo & vg cond. Comes with 3 spare mags. #73055 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 800
119 BRITISH ENFIELD NO.2 MKI* SERVICE REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 127mm (5") barrel; vg bore; standard sights & Cal markings to barrel’ ENFIELD NO.2 MKI*, dated 1940 & Royal Cypher to rhs of frame; sharp profiles & clear markings; retaining 99% blacked military finish; exc reeded back plastic grips; lanyard ring missing; gwo & vg+ cond. #K6395 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 700
120 BERETTA MOD 92S S/A PISTOL: 9mm; 15 shot mag; 125mm (4 7/8") barrel; vg bore; standard sights, Beretta address & markings to both sides of the slide; g. profiles & clear markings; blue/grey finish to slide; thin blacked finish to alloy frame; g. Beretta black plastic grips; gwo & cond. #X063872 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 700
121 BERETTA MOD 70 S/A POCKET PISTOL: 7.65 Cal; 8 shot mag; 89mm (3½") barrel; g. bore; standard sights; Beretta address & markings to both sides of slide; vg profiles & clear markings; retaining 95% original blacked finish; vg Beretta black wrap around grip; complete with vg leather holster & spare mag; gwo & cond. #L58503 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
122 WEBLEY MKV SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 102mm (4") barrel g. bore; standard sights, proofs & MKV to top strap; WEBLEY MARK V patents & dated 1915 to lhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; 75% grey military finish with most losses to t/guard, back strap & cylinder; g. vulcanite black chequered grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #149589 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 800
123 WEBLEY MKIV SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 102mm (4") barrel; g. bore; standard sights; MARK IV to top strap; WEBLEY MARK IV patents to lhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; old re-blue finish with areas of fine pitting to rhs of frame & cylinder; back strap stamped 8.14. G. R.E. 126; vg vulcanite black chequered grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #92468 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $500 – 700
124 NAGANT MOD.1895 SERVICE REVOLVER: 7.62×38; 7 shot non fluted cylinder; 114mm (4½") round barrel; g. bore; pistol has been Arsenal refinished to a dull black with most markings now absent; vg chequered wooden grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #32078 Dated 1902 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
125 WALTHER PI S/A HOLSTER PISTOL: 9mm; 8 shot mag; 127mm (5") barrel; vg bore; standard sights, Walther banner & Cal markings; g. profiles & clear markings; alloy frame with wear to leading edges; 85% blacked finish remains to barrel & slide; vg black plastic grips; gwo & cond. #374041 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $450 – 520
126 COLT NEW SERVICE BRITISH ISSUE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 140mm (5½") barrel; vg bore; standard sights, 2 line Hartford address to barrel & Cal markings; Rampant Colt trade mark to lhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining 75% original blue finish with most losses to back strap & t/guard; thinning finish to barrel & cylinder; g. Colt hard rubber grips with small chip to lhs grip at the bottom, with lanyard loop; gwo & cond. #138309 Circa 1917 L/R Catalogue A54 $850 – 1100
127 SMITH & WESSON VICTORY MODEL SERVICE REVOLVER: 38-200 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder, 127mm (5") barrel; g. bore; standard sight, barrel address & S&W trade mark to rhs of frame, including MADE IN U.S.A. DáD FTR MA 54; g. profiles & clear markings; flat grey military refinish to all metal; g. S&W medallion wooden grips with lanyard loop; gwo & cond. #510031 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
128 STURM RUGER MKI S/A R/F PISTOL: 22 R/F; 9 shot mag; 140mm (5½") round bull barrel; g. bore; standard sights, frame address & markings; vg profiles & clear markings; retains 80% original blacked finish; vg chequered black plastic grips; gwo & vg cond. #13-42969 Post ’46 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
129 BROWNING MOD.1910 S/A PISTOL: 9mm; 7 shot mag, which is a 32 ACP mag & not a 9mm; 89mm (3½") barrel; g. bore; standard sights, slide address & markings; retaining 50% original blue finish, the balance grey; g. FN hard rubber grips; gwo & cond. #521386 C.1928 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
130 WEBLEY & SCOTT MK IV REVOLVER: 38 S&W; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 102mm (4") barrel; vg. bore; standard sights & top strap address & markings; address to barrel; winged bullet & Webley trade mark to rhs barrel lug; vg profiles & clear markings; retaining 85% original blue finish, with most losses to grip frame; vg black vulcanite Webley grips with lanyard loop; gwo & vg cond. #A76961 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
131 SMITH & WESSON MK11 HAND EJECT BRITISH ISSUE SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 165mm (6½") barrel; g. bore; standard sights & 2 line S&W address to barrel & S&W trade mark to rhs of frame; lhs of frame engraved R. STORR; vg profiles & clear markings; retaining 85% original blue finish, thinning on barrel & grip frame; vg S&W chequered walnut grips with lanyard loop; gwo & vg cond. #16626 Circa 1917 L/R Catalogue A54 $750 – 900
132 H&R TRAPPER R/F REVOLVER: 22 Cal; 7 shot fluted cylinder; 153mm (6") octagonal barrel; g. bore; std sights, barrel address & top strap markings; g. profiles & clear markings; 60% original blue finish remains with most losses to cylinder & t/guard; g. original wooden grips with even wear; gwo & cond. #169695 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
133 WALTHER HP WAR-TIME COMMERCIAL VERSION OF THE P.38: 9mm; 8 shot mag; 124mm (4 7/8" ) barrel; g. bore; standard sights & fittings; Walther banner MOD HP & Cal markings to lhs of frame; g. profiles & markings; blacked finish to all metal; spotted & thin black finish to rhs of slide; g. dark brown wrap around reeded plastic grips; all complete; gwo & cond. #12309 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 900
134 ARMY & NAVY C.S.L. WEBLEY GREEN C/F REVOLVER: 455/476 Cal; 6 shot church steeple cylinder; 153mm (6") barrel; g. bore; standard sights; top barrel flat marked ARMY & NAVY C.S.L.; W.G. MODEL to top strap; Webley’s patent & W&S winged bullet to lhs of frame; 455/476 to lhs of barrel lug; slight wear to profiles & clear marking; patchy grey finish to barrel, blue/grey to cylinder & frame, grey to t/guard & back strap; g. chequered walnut grips with lanyard loop; gwo & cond. #5635 Circa 1893 L/R Catalogue A54 $800 – 900
135 WEBLEY & SCOTT MK IV C/F TARGET REVOLVER: 38 S&W; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 153mm (6") barrel; vg bore; standard sights & barrel address; Webley & Scott winged bullet trade mark to rhs of barrel lug; sharp profiles & clear markings; retaining 98% original blacked finish; exc Webley black vulcanite chequered grips; gwo & exc cond. #B5301 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $500 – 700
136 BERETTA MOD 92 S S/A PISTOL: 9mm; 10 shot mag; 125mm (4 7/8") barrel; g. bore; standard sights, slide address & markings; g. profiles & clear markings; vg blacked finish to alloy frame; thinning blacked finish to slide & barrel; g. Beretta grips with a few marks; gwo & cond. Comes in original shipping box. #X29150Z Post ’47 N/L Catalogue A54 $500 – 700
137 S&W MOD.1917 SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 165mm (6½”)round barrel; g. bore; std sights, 2 line S&W barrel address & S&W trade mark to rhs of frame, British acceptance stamps to lhs; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining 55% original blue finish with most losses to lhs of barrel & front of frame; back strap crudely stamped 5 over 88 F.P.B. MO. GNARD; g. medallion S&W grips; no lanyard loop; gwo & f to g cond. #10930 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 700
138 WEBLEY & SCOTT MODEL IV C/F REVOLVER: 38 S&W; 6 shot fluted cyl; 76mm (3") barrel; g. bore; std sights, top strap address & markings; sharp profiles & clear markings; retains 95% orig black finish with most losses to t/guard & grip frame; exc Webley vulcanite chequered grips; gwo & exc cond. #B19749 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $450 – 550
139 AUSTRALIAN ISSUE WEBLEY & SCOTT MARK I SELF-LOADING PISTOL: 455 Cal; 7 shot mag; 127mm (5") barrel; vg bore; standard sights; lhs of slide marked with W&S winged bullet Trade mark & WEBLEY & SCOTT LTD PISTOL SELF-LOADING 455 MARK 1 & dated 1913; top of slide stamped á within D; g. profiles & clear markings; thin blue finish to barrel & slide, plum to frame, fittings & grip safety; vg black vulcanite chequered grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #1176 dated 1913 L/R Catalogue A54 $1800 – 2400
140 LOT X 2 TARGET PISTOLS: MARGOLIN MT: 22 Cal; 10 shot mag; 110mm (4 3/8") barrel g. bore; standard target sights & fittings; MADE IN U.S.S.R. to rhs of slide; g. profiles & clear markings; 80% orig blue finish remains with most losses to grip frame; g. black plastic grips; gwo & cond. ITALIAN AIR MATCH MOD C.U. : 177 Cal; s/shot; 223mm (8¾") barrel; g. bore; standard sights; vg profiles & markings; black matt finish to all metal; g. orthopaedic wooden grips; gwo & cond. #N3691H & 01854 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 600
141 SMITH & WESSON VICTORY MODEL SERVICE REVOLVER: 38-200 Cal; 6 shotfluted cylinder; 127mm (5”) barrel; vg bore; standard sights & 2 line S&W address to barrel; S&W trade mark to rhs of frame, also DáD FTR MA 55; revolver has a full parkerised grey re-finish; g. S&W chequered grips with lanyard loop; gwo & cond. #826969 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 700
142 P.WEBLEY & SON R.I.C. C/F REVOLVER: 450 Cal; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 63mm (2½") ovate barrel; vg bore; standard sights; P. WEBLEY & SON BIRMINGHAM to top strap; lhs of frame has WEBLEY’S R.I.C. MODEL /83 5 SHOT & winged bullet trade mark; sharp profiles & clear markings; retaining 80% blue finish with most losses to t/guard & grip frame, hammer & trigger in the white; vg chequered walnut grips with lanyard ring; gwo & vg+ cond. #65975 Circa 1883 L/R Catalogue A54 $550 – 700
143 WEBLEY & SCOTT MK III TARGET R/F PISTOL: 22LR; s/shot; 250mm (9¾") barrel; g. bore; standard sights & Cal markings; W&S address to lhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; frosted, blacked refinish to all metal; vg chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. #2774 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
144 WEBLEY & SCOTT MK V1 SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 153mm (6") barrel; g. bore; standard sights; MARK VI to top strap; WEBLEY MARK VI patents & dated 1915 to lhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; blue/grey finish to all metal with traces of original finish in protected areas; vg black vulcanite chequered grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #164212 dated 1915 L/R Catalogue A54 $650 – 750
145 POLISH RADOM TT-33 SPORTOWY TOKAREV MILITARY TRAINING PISTOL: 22 LR; 10 shot mag; 121mm (4¾") barrel; vg bore; standard sights; vg profiles; SPORTOWY to lhs of slide; vg profiles & markings; retaining 95% original blacked finish with minor scratches & marks; vg ribbed black plastic grips; all complete; gwo & vg+ cond. Comes with five 7.62x 25 – 22 LR Sabots. #S9642 L/R Catalogue A54 $450 – 550
146 POLISH RADOM TT-33 SPORTOWY TOKAREV MILITARY TRAINING PISTOL: 22 LR; 10 shot mag; 121mm (4¾") barrel; vg bore; standard sights; vg profiles; SPORTOWY to lhs of slide; vg profiles & markings; retaining 90% original blacked finish with minor scratches & marks; vg ribbed black plastic grips; all complete; gwo & vg + cond. Comes with five 7.62x 25 – 22 LR Sabots. #S6853 L/R Catalogue A54 $450 – 550
147 TAURIS MOD. PT 1911 S/A PISTOL: 45 ACP; 8 shot mag; 127mm; (5") barrel; g. bore; standard sights, barrel address & fittings; g. profiles & markings; thin blacked finish to slide & grip frame, 80% to frame; vg rubber grips; gwo & cond. #NZJ 26243 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $350 – 450
148 LOT X 3 FLASKS: HAWKSLEY S/GUN FLASK: brass top with adjustable charger, no spring; o/a pattern; vg body & one small split to seam; 8 5/8" o/a; Riling page 297 No.423, no loops. UNMARKED top graduated charger; fluted pattern; good body & seams; 8½" o/all; Riling page 284 No.290 with no rings. HAWKSLEY S/GUN FLASK: brass top with graduated charger & spring; g. body & seams; 8½" o/a; horse pattern; Riling page 387 No 1053; all f to g cond. Catalogue A54 $500 – 600
149 LOT X 2 SHOT GUN FLASKS: J. DIXON & SONS: large graduated brass charger of 3 to 4½ drams; g. spring; g. leather covered body with g. seams & 4 hanging rings; 9" o/a. DIXON: brass adjustable charger top & with spring; DIXON marked to the throat of top; dent to rim of top; g. body & seams; o/a pattern with 4 hanging ring loops; 7¾" o/a; Riling page 298 No.431. Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
150 LOT X 2 SHOTGUN FLASKS: FRENCH: with BOCHE IEUR A PARIS to brass charger & swivel top with glass sides; g. copper body with 4 hanging rings & minor dents; 9" o/a; g. cond. UNMARKED: adjustable charger; brass to top, no spring; foliage pattern; splits to seams & minor dents; 8¼" o/a; f to g cond. Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
151 LOT X 2 FLASKS: HAWKSLEY: leather covered; brass top & graduated charger; German silver collar spring broken; vg body & g. seams; 7 7/8" o/a. JAMES DIXON medallion shotgun flask; graduated charger with top marked IMPROVED PATENT JAMES DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD; with g. spring, g. body & seams; medallion depicting a hunter & 4 hounds in the field; 8¼" o/a; Riling 689 page 329; both g. cond. Catalogue A54 $375 – 450
152 LOT X 2 SHOTGUN FLASKS: HAWKSLEY PHAROAH’S HORSES: graduated charger marked G & J.W. HAWKSLEY with g. spring; vg body & seams; 8 1/8" o/all. JAMES DIXON & SONS: of large proportions; graduated charger with top marked JAMES DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD; body depicting 2 hounds, trees & foliage; g. seams, minor dents, 3 hanging rings with one missing; 9½" o/a, Riling 954; both good. Catalogue A54 $400 – 450
153 LOT X 2 FLASKS: rare fluted body shotgun flask with brass top marked PATENT & fitted with a JAS EASSON PATENT belt clip; graduated charger & top with spring; g. body & seams with minor dents & 3 hanging rings; 8¼" o/a; Riling page 284 No.289. JAMES DIXON silver medallion flask of large proportions featuring 2 hounds in the field & hunter; graduated charger with top marked JAMES DIXON & SONS’S SHEFFIELD QUICK LOADING FIREPROOF; spring broken; brass body with vg seams & moderate dents to obverse side; 9¾" o/a; Riling page 330 No.700; both good. Catalogue A54 $450 – 500
154 SCRIMSHAW HORN: with the likeness of a lady with a bag of coins & a young sailor with a flag to each side of a large shield & inscribed V.D.L. AUG 1859 GIVE HIM A STRONG DRINK UNTIL HE WINK, THAR’S SINKING IN DESPAIR AND LIQUORS GOOD TO FIRE HIS BLOOD THATS PRESSED WITHGREIF & CARE LEST HIM BOUSE AND DEEP CAROUSE WITH BUMPER’S FLOWING OE’R TILL HE FORGETS HE’S WOES AND DEBTS A MIND’S HE’S GREIF NO MORE; vg cond with v. dark yellow/brown patina; blacked top section; no stopper; wood base; 10" o/a; dated 1859. V.D.L. (Tasmania). Catalogue A54 $700 – 900
155 SCRIMSHAW HORN: of large proportions featuring native N.Z. woman with tattoos to her face & brow & an early N.Z. bearded settler with hat, 3/4 pants, boots & large tree felling axe; carved horn stopper; Circa 1860. Catalogue A54 $1200 – 1400
156 SCRIMSHAW HORN: of large proportions; featuring the bust of a lady with long curly hair, the image of a gentleman with long hair, cravat, pantaloons & sword; aged yellow patina; saw tooth cut into the base & red lined, carved horn stopper; Circa 1860. Catalogue A54 $800 – 1200
157 ENGLISH JAMES DIXON & SONS BAG FLASK: graduated brass charger 3/8 to 5/8; brass top with spring; vg body with 85% original finish; no splits to seams with a few dark patches to the seams; complete with hanging ring to the bottom; 5½" o/a; vg+ cond. Would suit a good English cased pistol. Catalogue A54 $350 – 450
158 LOT X 2 OBLONG FLASKS: SYKES pistol flask; fixed brass charger; brass top with spring; copper body with g. seams & mixed areas of finish; 4½" o/a; g. cond., would grade up. UNMARKED S/GUN FLASK: graduated brass charger 4 to 5.5; brass top with spring; vg brass body with no splits to seams & a few v. minor dents; having a pleasing patina; 5 7/8” o/all; both g. cond. Catalogue A54 $350 – 400
159 RARE SUMO-TIBETAN SIEGE TYPE IRON HELMET: domed skull formed of 10 overlapping embossed plates to form raised ribs, each plate having a silver inlaid mon type tailman to the bottom edge; the top fitted with a moulded baluster shaped finial; angular peak to the front; metal neck guard consisting of 4 rows of 39 overlapping plates joined by narrow strips of leather, missing in various spots; g. cond with an even brown patina. Mid 17th C. Catalogue A54 $3000 – 4000
160 INDO-PERSIAN KULA-KHUD: domed skull decorated o/a with gold damascened panels of intricate designs; the skull fitted with curved horns ensuite with gold damascened panels; central spike of diamond section; adjustable nasal & grotesque mask with marces eyes & Vandyked camail of butted rings o/all; with a soft brown patina; vg cond. An excellent example of an early Kula-Kud. Circa 1760. Catalogue A54 $1500 – 2000
161 BELGIUM J. CHAINEUX PINFIRE REVOLVER: 9mm PF; 12 shot fluted cylinder with leaves engraved to each cylinder; 147mm (5¾") octagonal to round barrel; g. clean bore with wear; breech inscribed J. CHAINEUS BREVETE & engraved ensuite as cylinder to frame, back strap & t/guard; g. soft grey patina to all metal; g. plain bag shaped wooden grips; missing ejector from butt & front sight o/w gwo & cond. #45176PD Circa 1865 L/R Catalogue A54 $900 – 1200
162 LONDON MARKED PINFIRE PEPPERBOX PISTOL: 7mm PF; 6 shot fluted cylinder struck with Birmingham proofs; 51mm (2") barrel cluster; plain borderline engraved frame with folding trigger; LONDON inscribed to rhs of frame & 39711; vg profiles & clear markings; thinning original blue finish to cylinder; soft grey patina to frame & grip frame; vg chequered bag shaped walnut grips; compete with ejector rod in butt; gwo & cond. #39711 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 800
163 ENGLISH PRITCHARD PERCUSSION PEPPERBOX PISTOL: 120 bore; 6 shot Birmingham proofed 76mm (3") barrel cluster; foliate engraved German silver frame, back strap & butt cap; PRITCHARD inscribed to lhs of frame; steel t/guard engraved ensuite & centre hammer action; g. profiles & clear engraving; blue/grey finish to cluster; polished finish to frame, back strap & butt cap; g. original walnut grips; all complete; action A/F, g. cond. #45180PD C.1865 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 800
164 ENGLISH TIPPING & LAWDEN, LANG TYPE PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 160mm (6¼") octagonal barrel, f. bore; standard sights; foliate engraved frame, cylinder, t/guard, back strap & butt cap; g. profiles & engraving; blue/plum finish to all metal; vg finely chequered walnut grips; all complete; gwo & vg cond. #57 C.1860 L/R Catalogue A54 $875 – 950
165 FRENCH E.LEFAUCHEUX PINFIRE REVOLVER: 11mm PF; 6 shot cylinder; 160mm (6¼") round barrel; f. bore; standard sights, ejector & folding trigger; borderline engraved frame; lhs of barrel lug inscribed E.LEFAUCHEUX 11MM BREVETE; struck with Birmingham proofs to cylinder; g. profiles & clear markings; dark grey patina to all metal; vg chequered bag shaped grips; action a/f. C.1860 #173702 L/R Catalogue A54 $450 – 600
166 U.S. MARKED COLT 1851 NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with no visible scene; 190mm (7½") octagonal barrel; f. bore; std sights & one line Hartford address; COLTS PATENT & U.S. marked to lhs of frame; slight wear to profiles & markings; H inspector’s stamp to lh barrel lug, V & G to t/guard; grey salt & pepper finish to barrel, cylinder, lever & frame; cleaned finish to t/guard & back strap; g. walnut grips with in the field chequering; all complete; gwo & f to g cond. #77263 matching except wedge & arbour. C.1857 L/R Catalogue A54 $1400 – 1600
167 COOPER PERCUSSION POCKET REVOLVER: 31 ML; 5 shot cylinder with no scene; 102mm (4") octagonal barrel; g. bore; standard sights & 3 line FRANKFORD PHIL address; sharp profiles & clear markings; retaining 75% original blue finish to barrel; case colours to lever & hammer; blue/grey to frame & cylinder; untouched finish to brass t/guard & back strap; all complete; gwo & vg cond. #9552 C.1867 L/R Catalogue A54 $800 – 1200
168 JOSIAH ELLS PATENT 1ST MODEL PERCUSSION POCKET REVOLVER: 28 ML; 5 shot cylinder; 76mm (3") octagonal barrel; p. bore; standard sights; foliate engraved iron frame, centre hammer action, inscribed ELLS PATENT, obverse side VAG.1 & APRIL 28 1854 & 1857; g. profiles & clear markings; grey patina to all metal parts; f to g walnut grips; all complete; gwo & cond. #45178PD C.1859 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 700
169 WEBLEY BENTLEY TYPE PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 ML; 5 shot cylinder; 108mm (4¼") octagonal barrel; p. bore; standard sights; plain border line engraved frame; f. profiles; clear Birmingham proofs to cylinder; grey patina to all metal; f to g chequered walnut grips; all complete; gwo & cond. #45179PD C.1857 L/R Catalogue A54 $450 – 600
170 NATIONAL ARMS CO MOORES PATENT FRONT LOADING TEAT FIRE REVOLVER: 32 teat fire; 6 shot cylinder; 83mm (3¼") barrel; vg bore; standard sights & New York address to barrel; scroll engraved frame with spur trigger; g. profiles with slight wear to address; soft grey patina to barrel, cylinder & fittings; mellow finish to frame; g. birds head walnut grips with minor marks; gwo & cond. #26758 C.1870 L/R Catalogue A54 $425 – 500
171 COLT NEW HOUSE C/F REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 57mm (2¼") round barrel; f. bore; standard sights & 2 line Hartford address; COLT HOUSE 38 etched panel to lhs of barrel; 38 CAL to frame; g. profiles, clear address & markings; plated steel frame with spur trigger; retaining 60% original nickel finish with most losses to rhs of barrel, frame & grip frame; g. rosewood grips; gwo & cond. #17679 C.1884 L/R Catalogue A54 $450 – 550
172 BELGIUM OPEN FRAME PINFIRE POCKET REVOLVER: 5mm PF; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 60mm (2½") octagonal barrel; bead front sight; with Liege marks & proofs to frame & cylinder; plain frame; folding trigger; g profiles; nickel finish with small areas of surface pitting; vg carved grips depicting exotic bird; g. cond, action slightly a/f. #0011948 C.1870 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
173 U.S. ALLEN & THURBER PERCUSSION POCKET PEPPERBOX PISTOL: 31 ML; 6 shot, 83mm (3¼") barrel cluster; f. bores; iron frame with sparse foliate engraving; wear to profiles & engraving; grey patina to all metal; f to g original walnut grips; all complete; gwo & f to g cond. #45174PD C.1865 L/R Catalogue A54 $450 – 600
174 ENGLISH S/B PERCUSSION TRAVELLING PISTOL: 38 bore; 6¾" octagonal barrel; f. bore; fitted with a captive rod; small silver dovetail front sight & notched rear sight at the tang; LONDON inscribed to top barrel flat; foliate engraved lock plate, barrel tang & furniture; slight wear to profiles &barrel markings; grey patina to barrel, lock & hammer; brown to furniture; f to g stock with wear to chequered butt & mod marks to balance of stock; gold shield escutcheon to wrist inscribed H.G.W.; all complete; gwo & f to g cond. #45175PD C.1860 N/L Catalogue A54 $600 – 700
175 ENGLISH GREEN PERCUSSION S/B TRAVELLING PISTOL: converted from flint; 18 bore; 6" octagonal barrel inscribed GREEN CANTERBURY; fitted with a small German silver front sight & notched rear sight at the tang; sunburst decoration at the bolster; stepped heel with floral decoration & sliding safety; engraving ensuite to pineapple steel t/guard; g. profiles & markings; silver grey patina to all metal; g. full stock with chequered butt, minor bruising with a fine aged crack at the lhs at the lock, o/w gwo & cond. #45177PD C.183 N/L Catalogue A54 $600 – 800
176 CONTINENTAL D/B TIP ACTION PINFIRE PISTOL: 11mm PF: 121mm (4¾") round tip-up barrels; 4 groove rifling in p. cond; iron box lock action with central hammers & concealed triggers; cross hatch engraving to sides & below; all metal in the white & lightly pitted; one piece carved fluted wood grips in f. cond, small split & repair to lhs; ornate steel butt cap with eyelet; fwo & p. cond. C.1870 #0011518 L/R Catalogue A54 $300 – 400
177 MOORES PATENT FRONT LOADING TEAT FIRE REVOLVER: 32 teat fire; 6 shot cylinder; 82mm (3¼") round barrel; g. bore; standard sights & barrel address; engraved brass frame with spur trigger with only traces of original silver plate finish remaining; g. profiles & clear barrel address; grey patina to barrel, cylinder & hammer; mellow to frame & back strap; g. walnut birds eye grips; gwo & cond. #2712 C.1868 L/R Catalogue A54 $375 – 500
178 COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot cylinder; 102mm (4") barrel; p. bore; standard sights & 2 line New York address; COLTS patent to lhs of frame; slight wear to profiles; clear markings; grey finish to barrel & frame; fine pitting to cylinder with faint scene; brass t/guard & back strap retaining 75% silver plate finish remaining; g. original walnut grips; all complete; gwo & cond. Complete with f. cond, period leather flap holster. #43423 matching except wedge. Circa 1852 L/R Catalogue A54 $800 – 900
179 E. WHITNEY PERCUSSION POCKET REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot cylinder with faint lion & shield scene; 102mm (4") octagonal barrel; p. bore; with 2 line New Haven address; iron frame & back strap; brass t/guard; slight wear to profiles; clear address; brown patina to barrel, lever & frame; grey to back strap; mellow to t/guard; f. walnut grips with split to lhs of grip; gwo & f. cond. #7528 Circa 1860 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 700
180 ENGLISH JACKSON & ESCOTT S/B PERCUSSION BELT PISTOL: 55 Cal; 4¼" octagonal barrel; f. bore; standard sights; single line JACKSON & ESCOTT TAVISTOCK to top barrel flat & fitted with a captive rod; foliate engraved box lock side hammer action; belt hook missing; grey finish to barrel, action & furniture; repair to hammer spur; f to g fine chequered bag shaped grips with small repair to rhs at the bottom of action; gwo & f to g. cond. N/L Catalogue A54 $400 – 600
181 LOT X 2 ENGLISH S/B PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOLS: 50 Cal; 3¾" barrel; f. bore; no sights fitted; foliate engraved boxlock centre hammer action; g. profiles & clear engraving; grey finish to all metal; g. slab sided walnut grips; gwo & fair cond. C.1860. 43 Cal: 2½" round barrel; no sights fitted; f. bore; foliate engraved centre hammer; boxlock action; slight wear to profiles; clear engraving; grey finish to all metal; g. slab sided walnut grips with diamond escutcheon; gwo & f t g cond. C.1860 N/L Catalogue A54 $450 – 600
182 WILLIAMSON S/B FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: 50 Cal; 1½" round barrel; f. bore; boxlock centre flintlock hammer action; fitted with sliding top safety; WILLIAMSON inscribed to rhs of action & HULL in a stand of flags surround; g. profiles & clear markings; blue/grey finish to all metal; vg slab sided walnut grips; gwo & cond. Circa 1815 N/L Catalogue A54 $700 – 900
183 BURGON LONDON S/B FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: 50 Cal; 1 7/8" round barrel with London proofs; f to g bore; boxlock flintlock hammer action with slide top safety; borderline engraved action & inscribed BURGON LONDON; g. profiles & clear markings; plum finish to all metal; g. slab sided walnut grips with small bruises at the tang; gwo & cond. C.1785 N/L Catalogue A54 $800 – 900
184 ARCHER S/B IRON CANNON BARREL FLINTLOCK PISTOL: 54 bore; 3½" 2 stage barrel with LONDONat the breech; plain borderline engraved lock inscribed ARCHER; fitted with a swan necked cock & semi-detached pan; grey finish to barrel, cock, lock & fittings with a small amount of fine pitting to the heel of the lock; brass side plate with borderline & foliate engraving; brass t/guard & finial showing wear; brass butt cap with sunburst decoration; g. half stock with a small amount of silver wire inlay at the barrel tang; gwo & cond.
C.1790 N/L
Catalogue A54 $900 – 1300
185 PAIR OF BELGIUM S/B PERCUSSION BOOT PISTOLS: 44 Cal; 4½" round screw off barrels; p. bores; foliate engraved round body actions with concealed triggers & ELG proofs to rhs of actions; g. profiles & clear engraving; blue/grey finish to barrels; silver grey to actions; vg dark wooden butts with brass diamond escutcheons, brass butt caps with hinged caps; all complete; gwo & vg cond. N/L Catalogue A54 $1000 – 1300
186 ENGLISH BARNES FULL STOCKED S/B PERCUSSION HOLSTER PISTOL: 15 bore; 8¼" round barrel; p. bore; no sights fitted; Birmingham proofs to the breech; foliate engraved lock & hammer & inscribed BARNES; foliate engraved brass furniture; g. profiles & clear markings; grey finish to barrel, lock & fittings; mellow to furniture; g. stock with minor bruising; complete with brass tipped rod; gwo & cond. C.1865 N/L Catalogue A54 $900 – 1100
187 ENGLISH DOOLEY TRANSITION PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36ML; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 127mmm (5") octagonal barrel; brass bead front sight; foliate engraved German silver frame & back strap; DOOLEY LIVERPOOL to back strap; centre hammer action fitted with a ring trigger; g. profiles & clear engraving; dark brown finish to barrel, cylinder & fittings; mellow finish to German silver parts; g. finely chequered walnut grips with hinged butt cap; gwo & cond. #NSW42758 C.1865 L/R Catalogue A54 $600 – 800
188 IRISH RIGBY PEPPERBOX PERCUSSION PISTOL: 44 ML; 6 shot; 76mm (3") barrel cluster; foliate engraved iron frame inscribed W & J RIGBY DUBLIN; RIGBY & DUBLIN to frame; back strap & t/guard engraved ensuite; slight wear to profiles & engraving; blue/grey finish to barrel cluster & t/guard; silver grey to frame & back strap; g. finely chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. #9360 C.1865 L/R Catalogue A54 $700 – 800
189 ENGLISH PEPPERBOX PERCUSSION PISTOL: 36ML; 6 shot; 83mm (3¼") barrel cluster; foliate engraved iron frame, back strap & t/guard; slight wear to profiles & moderate bruising to barrel cluster; dark grey finish to all metal; g. chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. #005868 C.1865 L/R Catalogue A54 $550 – 650
190 PIETTA MOD.1873 COLT S.A.A. C/F REVOLVER: 45 Colt; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 121mm (4¾") barrel; full blue finish to barrel, cylinder, back strap & t/guard; case colours to frame & hammer; fine walnut grips; gun is new & unfired in its original shipping box with manual. Would suit Western action. #E02680 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
191 PIETTA MOD.1873 COLT S.A.A. C/F REVOLVER: 45 Colt; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 121mm (4¾") barrel; full blue finish to barrel, cylinder, back strap & t/guard; case colours to frame & hammer; fine walnut grips; gun is new & unfired in its original shipping box with manual. Would suit Western action. #E02681 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A54 $400 – 500
192 EASTERN FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL: 65 Cal; 15½" iron barrel; p. bore; ornate brass muzzle fitting; faint brass & silver inlay work to length of barrel; plain lock plate with faint markings; fitted with a swan necked cock & integral pan; cast brass t/guard, side plate & butt with foliage decoration; wear to profiles & inlay work; dark brown patina to barrel, eared butt cap, lock & fittings; g. stock with silver wire inlay to butt; small amount of carving to stock under lock area; action A/F. C.1780 N/L Catalogue A54 $900 – 1400
193 EUROPEAN FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL: 18 bore; 13¾" round barrel with flat to full length in relief terminating in grotesque mask at breech; p to f. bore; banana lock with scroll & mask designs in relief to lock, swan neck cock, double bridle pan cover & tumbler shaft screw head; very ornate steel furniture includes long eared butt cap with grotesque mask, t/guard, wrist escutcheon, tail pipe & skeletonised side plate; light grey patina to all metal; smooth profiles; g. cond full stock with minor bruising & v. minor edge losses; original rod; gwo & cond. C.1800 N/L Catalogue A54 $1600 – 1900
194 SUPERB, ENGRAVED & MATCHED PAIR OF A. FRANCOTTE A LIEGE C/F TARGET PISTOLS: 380 Cal; s/shot; 267mm (10½") barrels, exc bores; small cone shaped front sight, adjustable notched back sights at the tang; set triggers; under lever actions; centre of barrels are fluted & barrel flats inscribed A. FRANCOTTE A LIEGE to the middle of the barrels; breech & muzzle relief engraved with leaves & acorns; back action locks & action engraved in relief ensuite to barrels; sharp profiles, clear address & engravings; retaining 95% original blue finish, steel grey finish to action, locks & fittings; beautiful ebony stocks with fluted butts & ornate butt caps carved ensuite as barrels & actions; all complete; gwo & exc cond. C.1880 Pistols were brought back from France after WWI. both #1005 L/R Catalogue A54 $6000 – 8000
195 FLEMISH TAP ACTION D/B FLINTLOCK GREATCOAT PISTOL: 41 Cal; 3¼" turn off barrels, fair bores; engraved box lock with turn over pan & sliding bolt to hammer & pan; fine chequering to grips, gold circlet painted to one side; Liege proofs; metal & wood in f to g. cond; all complete; gwo & f. cond. C.1800 N/L Catalogue A54 $1300 – 1500
196 IRISH W & J RIGBY S/B PERCUSSION MAN-STOPPER PISTOL: 69 Cal; 3" round damascus barrel with 2 platinum bands to the breech; concaved top rib inscribed DUBLIN; foliate engraved back action lock inscribed W & J RIGBY; pineapple finial iron t/guard engraved ensuite to lock & hammer; g. profiles & markings; dark grey finish to barrel with a distinctive pattern; steel grey to t/guard, lock & furniture; g. classic fish tail butt with silver escutcheons to wrist & butt cap; chequering to butt with even wear & minor bruising; complete with captive rod; gwo & cond. C.1840 N/L Catalogue A54 $1200 – 1400
197 FLEMISH S/B FLINTLOCK TRAVELLING PISTOL: 1" bore at the muzzle; 4½" iron flared barrel with a folding bayonet under; boxlock centre hammer action engraved with a game bird to each side; sliding t/guard which acts as a retainer for the bayonet; wear to profiles & engraving; silver grey finish to barrel, action & fittings with areas of fine pitting; f tog chequered butt with oval panels to each side; wo & f to g cond. C.1800 N/L Catalogue A54 $1200 – 1400
198 HADLEY LONDON S/CANNON BARREL FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: 50 bore; 2½" turn off barrel struck with THE GUNMAKERS COMPANY LONDON proof marks; boxlock centre hammer action with a re-inforced cock, foliate engraving to each side with HADLEY LONDON within banners; slight wear to profiles, clear address & engraving; grey finish to barrel, boxlock & furniture; rub marks to rhs of breech; g. slab sided walnut grips with silver wire inlay, mostly intact; gwo & cond. N/L Catalogue A54 $1100 – 1200
199 ENGLISH LONDON U/O FLINTLOCK TAP ACTION POCKET PISTOL: 50 bore; 3" barrels struck with THE GUNMAKERS LONDON proof marks; boxlock centre hammer action; selector switch to lhs of action; wear to lhs of action with faint markings; rhs has clear stand of flags & inscribed LONDON; grey finish to all metal; g. walnut grips; gwo & cond. C.1825 N/L Catalogue A54 $950 – 1200
200 ENGLISH S/B PERCUSSION GREATCOAT PISTOL: 22 bore; 4" round damascus barrel; side hammer boxlock action; iron t/guard with floral tribute; barrel tang extension with leaf engraving; g. profiles & clear engraving; dark grey patina to barrel, action & furniture; g. stock with flared chequered butt; gwo & cond. C.1840 N/L Catalogue A54 $600 – 700