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NOVEMBER, 2021 - ON-LINE CATALOGUE A57

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CATALOGUE A57 November 2021: ITEMS NO NO 401 – 500

401 MOROCCAN FULL STOCKED SNAPHAUNCE GUN: .62" Cal; 56½" round barrel with engraved designs to breech, minor pitting; ornate engraved lock with inlay designs of brass, sliding pan cover, light pitting; vg cond full stock, spliced as typical behind rear band, floral wire inlay to butt & breech with wire inlay script; 6 wide brass bands to barrel, one damaged; replaced rod; gwo & cond. C.1800 N/L Catalogue A57 $2000 – 2400
402 ENGLISH SNIDER CARBINE WITH ARABIC DECORATION: .577" Cal; 27¼" round barrel, Birmingham proofs; f to g bore, 3 groove rifling; action with locking bolt, decorative engraving to tang; unsigned small engraved lock secured by one side nail, plate & hammer engraved ensuite; walnut half stock in f to g condition with chequered wrist & grip; iron furniture; mottled grey brown patina to all metal; 2 silver Arabic style barrel bands with another at the wrist, silver swivels & fore sight fitted of similar style; complete with patent snap cap & rod; gwo & cond. C.1870 N/L Catalogue A57 $700 – 900
403 OMANI ‘ABU FITILA’ MATCHLOCK MUSKET: 28 bore; 45" round, 4 stage barrel with chiselled, flared muzzle & multi fluted section ahead of round breech with 3 Islamic touch marks, integral pan with cover; enclosed serpentine lock with skeletonised brass trigger; full stock with 7 silvered copper wire bindings, forward half of stock sheathed in single brass sheet wrap, wood loss to barrel channel edges, age split lhs near side flat, layered wood butt plate; complete with turned rod; gwo & cond. Mid-19th Cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $800 – 1000
404 AFGHAN JESAIL FLINTLOCK MUSKET: 22 bore; 45¼" octagonal barrel secured by 5 bands with vg cond brass inlay to breech & flared muzzle areas; p. bore with faint rifling; fitted with an 1814 dated East India Co musket lock with rampant lion & inspection stamp, ring neck cock & integral pan, action a/f; lock & barrel with pale grey patina; g. full stock swathed in mother of pearl & brass decorative inlay with few small losses; gwo & cond. Mid-19th Cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $600 – 800
405 18TH CENT INDIAN TORADOR MATCHLOCK GUN: 11 bore; 43" round barrel chiselled all over & with gold decoration at muzzle & breech, pan cover is absent; standard serpentine type lock with trigger & side plates of nielloed steel incorporating peacock designs; full stock, splice at rear band, 2 age splits at butt rhs, traces of original black lacquer finish in protected areas, 3 iron barrels bands; wood loss to carving near rear band; gwo & cond o/a. 18th Cent N/L Catalogue A57 $2200 – 2600
406 SARDINIAN MIQUELET FOWLER by BARBUTI: 32 bore; 37¼" octagonal barrel with maker’s touch mark at breech, secured by two iron bands; p. bore; gwo chiselled iron lock with filed details & signed Barbuti; full stock with butt of characteristic form in g. cond except break through near action area, butt & action area fully encased with decorative foliate engraved skeletised iron panels with area of loss to butt comb edge; characteristic iron trigger guard with brass diamond inlays; f to g cond. Circa 2nd half 18th Cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $900 – 1200
407 INDIAN TORADOR MATCHLOCK MUSKET: 22 bore; 47½" rnd watered steel barrel with gold damascene to flared muzzle & to breech areas, integral pan with enfolding cover; standard serpentine type lock with ornate trigger & side plates of nielloed steel; g. cond full stock with 6 fine silver wire barrel wraps, original splice at forend; ivory to butt cap, inlay rosettes & fluted breech cap; g. profiles, near original finish to barrel & side plates; includes rod & swivel; crack & small loss to ivory butt cap; vgwo & cond. A great example.C.1800 N/L Catalogue A57 $2500 – 2800
408 INDIAN SCINDE MATCHLOCK GUN: 20 bore; 50" 3 stage barrel secured by 6 brass bands with flared fluted muzzle & breech, silver wire rope pattern inlay, touch marks with absent poincons, integrated pan; serpentine lock in gwo; unadorned full stock in g. cond with small age splits to high comb of swept fish-tail butt; complete with original swivels & rod; gwo & cond. 18th Cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $1100 – 1400
409 MOROCCAN SNAPHAUNCE FULL STOCKED MUSKET: 20 bore; 44" round barrel with silver inlay tulip panels at breech, some engraving, held to stock with two silver bands; notched rear sight & silver grotesque mask front sight; flat lock of type design, sliding pan cover, inlaid silver panels to flats, silver grotesque mask to pan end, action a/f; dark grey patina to barrel, moderate pitting, light pitting to lock & trigger guard; full stock in o/a g. cond, absent sliver to barrel channel lhs, minor repair at nose, minor age split at butt, intact silver wire inlay designs to butt & breech areas & floral motif to each side; g. cond o/a. C.1850 N/L Catalogue A57 $2400 – 2800
410 INDIAN MATCHLOCK RAMPART GUN: 1" Cal; 39¾" heavy round barrel with cannon muzzle, secured with 6 wire & cord bindings, breech with integral rear sight & pan; serpentine lock in gwo; unadorned typical profile full stock with good profiles except some wood absent at barrel channel – mostly rhs; flat steel sheet panels to action sides & underside; rod absent; gwo & f to g cond. Impressive! 19th Cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $1200 – 1400
411 MOROCCAN HALF STOCKED SNAPHAUNCE GUN: .65" Cal; 48¼" round to octagonal barrel with flared muzzle, dark brown patina; standard lock with sliding pan cover, action a/f; g. cond half stock, decorated with large silver engraved niello panels & round silver nail heads, a few absent; 3 wide silver bands to barrel; 3 rod pipes to barrel replacing original stock of old; f. cond o/a. Early 19th Cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $1300 – 1700
412 INDIAN SCINDE PERCUSSION GUN: 28 bore; 49" 3 round twist barrel with flared muzzle & Arabic or Indian characters, secured by 6 brass bands, breech stamped 2091; unadorned percussion lock of local make, action a/f; f. cond two piece full stock with brass decorative elements to swept fish-tail butt & engraved iron ‘Y’ shaped reinforcing panels at wrist; complete with orig swivels & rod; gwo & cond. Early 19th Cent N/L Catalogue A57 $700 – 1000
413 INDIAN TORADOR MATCHLOCK MUSKET: 18 bore; 48¼" 3 stage impressive fluted swamped barrel with chiselled flared muzzle & integral covered pan; enclosed serpentine lock with skeletonised trigger; full stock with 3 wide brass bands, usual splice at rear band, carved designs ahead of engraved steel side plates, inlaid ivory rosettes & crenulated ivory bands to butt & action; complete with rod & swivel; vgwo & cond. Early 19th C. N/L Catalogue A57 $1700 – 2200
414 INDIAN TORADOR MATCHLOCK MUSKET: 18 bore; 48" round barrel with brown patina & silver koftgari to muzzle, mid & breech areas, with integral pan & cover; standard serpentine type lock with open trigger; side plates of polished brass; full stock with 11 bands of brass, wire & twine, original splice at mid-point, small losses to barrel channel; brass butt band, brass rosettes & fish to butt; breech cap of ivory; g. profiles, includes rod & swivels; gwo & cond. Early 19th cent N/L Catalogue A57 $2200 – 2700
415 INDIAN TORADOR MATCHLOCK MUSKET: 28 bore; 49" round barrel with flared muzzle, integral pan with cover, all with dark brown mottled patina; standard serpentine type lock; f. cond full stock, usual splice at rear band, moderate bruises, splits & edge loss, with 2 iron barrel bands, decorated brass sheet & rosettes & old leather wrap to butt; f to g cond o/a & gwo. Early 19th cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $400 – 600
416 INDIAN TORADOR MATCHLOCK GUN: 28 bore; 47½" round watered steel barrel with inlay gold designs to flared muzzle & breech areas; standard serpentine type lock with skeletonised trigger; long side plates of polished steel with engraved borders; near original finish to barrel, silver grey finish to side plates g. cond full stock with 6 silver wire barrel wraps, ivory flowers & motifs to butt, breech cap decorated fully with ivory inlay, butt plate of steel & horn, old crack near rear wire wrap, scratch to butt rhs; vg profiles; includes rod; vgwo & cond. Mid-19th cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $1800 – 2200
417 GOLD DAMASCENED INDIAN TORADOR MATCHLOCK MUSKET: 22 bore; 42½" round damascus barrel with decorative flared muzzle & breech, integral pan with cover; standard serpentine type lock with side plates of polished steel including pricker holder; exc. cond full stock with 7 cane barrel bands; gold damascene to muzzle, breech, side plates, trigger, rear sight & pan; some wood absent at breech cap, pricker absent, includes THE BRITISH ANTIQUE DEALERS ASSOCIATION sticker on butt; complete with tompion, rod, swivels & rare sling strap; vg to exc. wo & cond. Seldom encountered in such quality & condition. Circa 1800 N/L Catalogue A57 $2500 – 2800
418 RARE SUPER-IMPOSED LOAD TORADOR MATCHLOCK MUSKET: 28 bore; 45" round barrel, flared muzzle, breech stamped with BKN159, two integral pans & covers 85mm apart, gold overlay motif near muzzle; serpentine type action, forward serpentine is missing, gold motifs to trigger, one absent; full stock is completely encased with small pinned panels of orange dyed bone; possibly made for show more than function; g. cond. Designed to hold two charges with a flash-proof seal between, the forward-most being fired first. Late 19th to early 20th cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $1600 – 2000
419 ALBANIAN STEEL MOUNTED MIQUELET GUN: .62" Cal; 55" 3 stage round to octagonal barrel with characters stamped to breech & fluting to transition section; g. cond lock, action a/f; decorative metal sheathed full stock includes 5 engraved brass barrel bands, engraved trigger guard, butt is fully worked with traditional designs; all metal with pleasing even pale patina; complete with original rod; vg. cond o/a. C.1820 N/L Catalogue A57 $1700 – 2000
420 ALBANIAN STEEL MOUNTED MIQUELET GUN: .60" Cal; 43" octagonal barrel with engraved lines along flat’s edges & characters stamped to breech; f. cond lock, cock bent, action a/f; metal sheathed full stock includes 5 engraved brass barrel bands, engraving to butt & underside, brass panels to wrist & lock; all iron with dark brown patina; complete with original rod; g. cond o/a. C.1850 N/L Catalogue A57 $1200 – 1500
421 INDIAN TORADOR MATCHLOCK MUSKET: 20 bore; 49" round barrel, muzzle & breech areas with impressive chiselled foliate designs, pan cover with similar designs; standard serpentine type lock with chiselled trigger & match holder; g. cond full stock, chipped to barrel channel rhs; 4 iron barrels bands; actions sides with bright steel plates secured with rosettes; gwo & cond o/a. C.1850 N/L Catalogue A57 $1400 – 1800
422 INDIAN MATCHLOCK WALL GUN: 10 bore; 68" iron barrel with an ornate flared muzzle & secured by 3 brass bands, one absent; Indian script to the breech; serpentine lock, bent match holder; vg profiles & clear script; silver grey patina to barrel & side plates; vg stock but with wood loss at barrel channel x 3 & age split under forend; g. cond o/a. Impressive! Mid- 19th cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $1300 – 1600
423 AFGHAN FLINTLOCK MUSKET: 22 bore; 54½" round barrel secured by 14 brass bands with gold koftgari to muzzle, chiselled fluting & faded niello work to breech section; p. bore; fitted with an ex East India Co musket lock, markings faint, ring neck cock & integral pan, crisp action; lock & barrel with pale grey patina; f. cond 2 piece full stock carved at butt & wrist; gwo & cond. Mid_19th cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $700 – 900
424 AFGHAN PERCUSSION MUSKET: 25 bore; 49½" round barrel secured by 5 brass bands with chiselled lines to upper side; p. bore; fitted with native made lock, action a/f; f. cond full stock copiously inlaid with bone & horn rosettes & chevrons etc; with swivels & sling; fwo & cond. Late 19th cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $400 – 600
425 AFGHAN FLINTLOCK MUSKET: 28 bore; 39¼" round barrel secured by 8 bands with flared muzzle; p. bore; fitted with an East India Co musket lock with 1799 & EICo bale mark to tail & GOFF & inspection stamp to mid area, swan neck cock & integral pan, frizzen a/f; lock pale grey patina, dark brown barrel; f. full 2 piece stock with few small losses along barrel; complete with rod, swivels & pricker; fwo & cond. Mid-19th cent. N/L Catalogue A57 $500 – 700
426 PERCUSSION CAVALRY CARBINE of Pattern 1856 Type for India: .656" Cal: 20" round smooth bore barrel with standard fixed sights; breech with original British Ordnance proofs & later commercial proofs; g. bore; lock with crown to tail (no V.R.) & TOWER 1871; g. cond full stock with few v. small bruises; standard brass furniture; complete with rod, saddle ring on bar & nipple protector; gwo & cond. N/L Catalogue A57 $900 – 1200
427 S.A. COLONIAL ISSUE TOWER 3rd Type P/1853 PERCUSSION RIFLE: .577 Cal; 39" barrel; exc. bore; breech with Govt proofs; standard front & rear sights; lock marked VR ROYAL CYPHER TOWER 1860; mellow brass regulation furniture with butt tang marked S.A. 707; barrel, iron fittings & lock in the white; vg. profiles & g. markings; exc. stock, side flat marked G-DEROSE (the S.A. Govt’s Armourer); rhs of butt roundel 1860 BIRMINGHAM W O & 1; complete with swivels & rod numbered 662; gwo & vg cond. S.A. received 1000 3rd Type P/1853 Rifles N/L Catalogue A57 $1600 – 2000
428 COMMERCIAL 3 BAND SNIDER RIFLE: .577 Cal; 39" round barrel with standard sights, commercial proofs to breech, Type 2 hinged block; ex Ordnance lock with VR ROYAL CYPHER & 1869 ENFIELD; regulation furniture except all in steel; vg cond full stock; vg. profiles & markings; near original finish throughout; complete with rod, swivels & sling; vgwo & cond. An excellent snider N/L Catalogue A57 $1800 – 2000
429 REPRODUCTION ENGLISH LONG LAND PATTERN BROWN BESS FLINTLOCK MUSKET: .75" Cal; 46" round barrel with modern Birmingham proofs to breech; exc bore; standard lock with STOWE 1776 to tail & GR ROYAL CYPHER, fitted with swan neck cock; standard brass furniture; exc full stock; complete with swivels & rod; exc wo & near new cond. #0141 L/R C.1975 Catalogue A57 $800 – 1300
430 REPRODUCTION VOLUNTEER TARGET RIFLE By PARKER HALE: .451" Cal; s/shot; 36" round barrel with standard sights, marked PARKER-HALE LTD BIRMINGHAM ENGLAND with Birmingham proofs; exc unfired bore, 7 groove rifling; lock with Crown over P-H & Parker-Hale; vg. full walnut stock with chequered wrist & fore grip; Parker Hale roundel stamped to butt; all finishes as new; exc wo & cond. #H816 L/R Catalogue A57 $900 – 1200
431 REPRODUCTION FLINTLOCK MORTIMER RIFLE by Pedersoli: .54" Cal; 36½" 3 stage round to octagonal barrel with standard Pedersoli markings; exc bore, 7 groove; tall front blade, 2 leaf rear & wrist mount folding adjustable peep sights; lock with bolted safety, roller frizzen, French style cock, engraved MORTIMER; lock & iron furniture in original case colours, deep plum barrel finish; exc vg cond half stock with minor scuffs, chequered wrist & fore grip, cheek rest to butt lhs; wo & near new cond. #DA105372 L/R Catalogue A57 $1200 – 1500
432 U.S. SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1873 TRAPDOOR RIFLE: 45/70 Cal; 32½" round barrel with standard sights secured with 2 solid spring bands; exc bore; lock with eagle & US SPRINGFIELD, crisp action; near original finish to lock, stock, barrel & furniture; vg full stock with minor bruises; complete with vg cond bayonet, rod, swivels & sling; vg to exc wo & cond. #108226 L/R Catalogue A57 $1500 – 1800
433 REPRODUCTION U.S. SPRINGFIELD M1863 PERCUSSION RIFLE by Miroku: .578" Cal; 40" round barrel with standard sights, 3 x solid bands with springs, eagle to nipple bolster, breech stamped JAPAN 055; percussion lock stamped with eagle & U.S. SPRINGFIELD; exc bore, 3 groove; barrel in the white, lock with all orig case colour; full stock in exc cond; complete with swivels & rod; exc wo & as new cond. C.1970 #055 L/R Catalogue A57 $700 – 1000
434 ENGLISH S/B FLINTLOCK HALF STOCKED FOWLER by S.EVANS: 13 bore; 33" damascus rnd barrel, breech with gold poincon of GALLYON CAMBRIDGE, gold vent; small bead sight, g. bore; stepped lock with bevelled sides & engraved designs to tail & flat, signed S. Evans, swan neck cock, rain proof gold lined pan, roller frizzen, crisp action; vg brown twist finish to barrel, lock with some case colour, grey patina to steel furniture, comprising t/guard with pineapple finial, butt plate & rod pipe, all engraved ensuite; g. profiles & markings; g. stock with chequered wrist, few minor bruises, small expert repair to lock flat end, small chip near forend rhs, fitted with silver barrel key & vacant wrist escutcheons, period fitted wrist grip, leather cheek rest in
f. cond; original rod with sheathed worm; all complete & original; vgwo & vg cond. C.1810 N/L
Catalogue A57 $2000 – 2500
435 U.S. MAYNARD 2ND MODEL CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION BREECH LOADING CARBINE: 50 Cal; s/shot; 20" octagonal to round barrel; g. bore; standard sights, saddle ring & bar; lhs of action marked EDWARD MAYNARD PATENTEE MAY 27 1851 DEC 6 1859; obverse side MANUFACTURED BY MASS ARMS CO CHICOPEE FALLS; g. profiles & clear markings; dark blue/grey finish to barrel & lever; silver grey to action; g. stock with fine repair to wrist; gwo & cond. #10217 C.1863 N/L Catalogue A57 $1200 – 1400
436 SNIDER SPORTING RIFLE by SAMUEL MARSON: 577 Cal; s/shot; 27" barrel with SAMUEL MARSON MAKER to the top; good 5 grove bore; standard sights; MKIII breech & barrel tang; foliate engraving to lock; steel pineapple finial t/guard & furniture; g. profiles, clear engraving & barrel address; plum finish to barrel, blue/grey to breech, lock, t/guard & fittings; f to g stock with chequered pistol grip & forend, repair to butt near butt plate; complete with rod; gwo & cond. N/L Catalogue A57 $1200 – 1400
437 WINCHESTER MOD.1892 HALF MAG L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 44WCF; 5 shot mag; 24" octagonal to round half mag barrel; fair bore; standard sights, Winchester address & markings; retaining full period reblue finish; f to g stock with moderate bruising; gwo & cond. #851801 Circa 1917 L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 600
438 COLT LIGHTNING MEDIUM FRAME P/A SPORTING CARBINE: 44 Cal; 12 shot mag; 20" round barrel; f to g bore; standard sights & fittings; COLT 2 line HARTFORD address & 44 CAL markings to barrel; Rampant Colt Trademark to lhs of frame; slight wear to profiles & Trademark; clear address; blue/plum finish to barrel & mag tube; grey to action & t/guard; brown finish to butt plate; g. stock & chequered forend with a small chip to lhs of wrist & burn mark to lhs of butt; complete with saddle ring; gwo & cond. #28414 Circa 1888 L/R Catalogue A57 $900 – 1200
439 CHIAPPA MOD LA322 TAKE DOWN R/F L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 22LR; 15 shot mag; 19" barrel; exc bore; standard sights & fittings; rifle is "new" with a full blue finish to barrel, mag tube & lever; nickel finish to action; chequered pistol grip stock & forend; gwo & new cond. #17D06428 L/R Catalogue A57 $600 – 800
440 CHIAPPA MOD 1892 FULL MAG L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 357 Mag; 13 shot mag; 24" octagonal barrel; exc bore; standard sights & fittings; rifle is "new" with a full blue finish to barrel & mag tube; vivid case colours to action, lever, forend cap & crescent butt plate; exc stock; gwo & NIB cond. #06106199 L/R Catalogue A57 $1000 – 1200
441 CHIAPPA MODEL LA322 TAKE DOWN L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 22 LR; 15 shot mag; standard sights & fittings; rifle is "new" with a full blue finish to barrel, bands, lever & mag tube; nickel finish to action; exc chequered pistol grip stock & forend; gwo & NIB #17D06429 L/R Catalogue A57 $650 – 800
442 WINCHESTER MOD 9422M XTR L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 22 Win Magnum; 15 shot mag; 20" barrel; exc bore; std sights, Winchester address & markings; fitted with a Nikko Stirling Diamond 3-9 x 42 scope with vg optics; retains 98% orig blue finish; exc stock with chequered wrist & forend; gwo & exc cond. #F411668 L/R Catalogue A57 $750 – 900
443
WINCHESTER MOD.1892 L/A SADDLE RING FULL MAG CARBINE: 44 WCF; 11 shot mag; 20" barrel; g. bore; standard sights, barrel address & Cal markings; MODEL 1892 WINCHESTER Trademark to tang; vg profiles, clear barrel address & tang markings; retaining 80% original blue finish to barrel, tube & lever; 50% to action & butt plate; vg original stock; complete with saddle ring; gwo & vg+ cond. #758273 Circa 1914 L/R
Catalogue A57 $1200 – 1500
444 WINCHESTER MODEL 1873 FULL MAG; L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 44 Cal; 15 shot mag; 24" octagonal barrel; standard sights & fittings; 2 line NEW HAVEN address & MODEL 1873 to tang; slight wear to profiles; extra wear to barrel address & tang markings; barrel inscribed THE DAISY RIFLE to lhs of barrel; retailed by F.LASSETTER & CO LTD SYDNEY NSW; rifle has a period reblue finish to the relevant areas; f to g stock & forend with minor bruising & marks; gwo & cond. #425900B Circa 1892 L/R Catalogue A57 $1500 – 1800
445 WINCHESTER MODEL 1886 FULL MAG L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 45-90 WCF; 9 shot mag; 26" round barrel; f. bore; std sights & fittings, 2 line NEW HAVEN address & CAL markings to barrel; MODEL 1886 WINCHESTER Trademark to tang; g. profiles, clear address & tang markings; thin blue/grey finish to barrel, tube, receiver, lever & butt plate; vg orig stock & forend with minor marks; gwo & cond. #133326 Circa 1904 L/R Catalogue A57 $3800 – 5000
446 WINCHESTER MODEL 1892 HALF MAG L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 32 WCF; 6 shot mag; 24" half octagonal to round barrel; g. bore; standard sights & 2 line NEW HAVEN address & CAL markings; MODEL 1892 WINCHESTER Trademark to tang; g. profiles, clear barrel address & tang markings; thinning blue finish to barrel & receiver; grey to lever & butt plate; f to g stock with a small hole to left & right side of butt stock; gwo & cond. #433111 Circa 1967 L/R Catalogue A57 $700 – 800
447 WINCHESTER MODEL 94 LEGENDARY LAWMAN COMMEMORATIVE L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 30-30 Cal; 6 shot tube mag; 16" barrel; exc bore; standard sights, 2 line NEW HAVEN address & CAL markings; MODEL 1894 WINCHESTER to tang; rhs of action scroll engraved with a Marshall on horseback, obverse side a Western town with a Marshall leading an outlaw on horseback; rifle retains all original blue finish to the relevant areas; vg+ stock with chequered wrist & forend; no box; gwo & exc cond. #LL18101 L/R Catalogue A57 $600 – 700
448 WINCHESTER MOD 1895 L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 30 U.S. Cal; 4 shot mag; 21" round barrel; g. bore; standard sights; NEW HAVEN address to lhs of action; MODEL 1895 WINCHESTER, Trademark & patents to tang; g. profiles, clear address & tang markings; rifle retains 75% blue finish, thinning in some areas; f to g stock with a large inlet repair to the butt area; gwo & cond. #78443 Circa 1915 L/R Catalogue A57 $950 – 1300
449 CUSTOM ENGRAVED by L. DAVIDSON, WINCHESTER MODEL 1885 LOW WALL FALLING BLOCK SPORTING RIFLE: 22 Hornet; 21.75" octagonal barrel; exc bore; ramp front sight; one folding rear sight fitted to a scope mount & rifle barrel; polished & scroll engraved action; lever is in the white; sharp profiles & action engraving; rifle retains all of its reblue custom finish to barrel & scope mounts; exc chequered pistol grip stock, cheek piece & forend; gwo & exc cond. #8179 Circa 1887 L/R Catalogue A57 $1200 – 1500
450 WINCHESTER MODEL 1894 TAKE DOWN L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 30-30 Win Cal; 7 shot mag; 20" round barrel; fine bore; standard sights, 2 line Winchester address & Cal markings; sharp profiles, clear address & markings; rifle is "as new" retaining all original blue finish to the relevant areas; vivid case colours to the action; exc unmarked stock; gwo & fine cond. #4254032 Circa 1975 L/R Catalogue A57 $900 – 1200
451 WINCHESTER MODEL 92 C/F L/A SADDLE RING CARBINE: 38 WCF; 11 shot mag; 20" round barrel; g. bore; standard sights, barrel address & Cal markings; MODEL 92 WINCHESTER, Trademark & Patents to tang; g. profiles, clear address & tang markings; blue/grey finish to barrel, tube, action & fittings; g. stock with moderate bruising; complete with saddle ring; gwo & cond. #950022 Circa 1925 L/R Catalogue A57 $850 – 950
452 JOHN WAYNE COMMEMORATIVE MODEL 94 L/A SADDLE RING FULL MAG CARBINE: 32-40 Cal; 6 shot mag; 18" barrel; fine bore; standard sights, barrel address & Cal markings; JOHN WAYNE signature to tang; lhs of action engraved with a stage coach & Indians with borders of the Western films he starred in; obverse side has a cattle drive & more film credits; sharp profiles & clear engraving; rifle is "as new" with one small blemish under the action at the forewood; carbine retains all original blue finish to barrel, mag tube, butt plate & breech block; fitted with the classic large oval lever; exc stock with chequered wrist & forend, the butt with a medallion with the likeness of John Wayne; all complete; gwo & fine cond. No box. #JW31545 L/R Catalogue A57 $1200 – 1600
453 THEODORE ROOSEVELT COMMEMORATIVE WINCHESTER MOD.94 L/A RIFLE: 30-30 Cal; 6 shot mag; 26" octagonal barrel; exc bore; standard front sight, rear sight bed filled with a dovetail blank; lhs of action fitted with a Lyman peep sight; barrel marked with 2 line Winchester address & Cal markings; obverse side THEODORE ROOSEVELT COMMEMORATIVE; nickel silver plate finish to action with lhs inscribed with the likeness of the American Eagle & 26TH PRESIDENT 1901-1909; rhs of action with borderline scalloped edging; sharp profiles & markings; rifle retains 99% original blue finish to barrel, tube, lever & breech block; exc pistol grip stock with Theodore Roosevelt medallion & nickel silver plate butt plate & nose cap; gwo & exc cond. No box #TR21846 L/R Catalogue A57 $2500 – 3500
454 OLIVER WINCHESTER COMMEMORATIVE WINCHESTER MODEL 94 L/A CARBINE: 44-40 Carbine; 8 shot mag; 20" barrel; exc bore; standard sights, 2 line NEW HAVEN address & CAL markings; OLIVER F WINCHESTER signature to the tang; lhs of barrel has WINCHESTER in gold lettering with gold scroll work to each side, obverse side has the likeness of the New Haven factory with gold scroll; lhs of action has a pony express rider & traditional gold scroll engraving with W.C. within an oval to the centre; rifle retains all original blue finish to barrel, mag tube, action & butt plate; vivid case colours to lever; exc stock with chequered wrist & forend; gwo & fine cond. No box. #1746WC L/R Catalogue A57 $900 – 1100
455 WINCHESTER MODEL 92 L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 38 WCF; 13 shot mag; 24" octagonal barrel; f to g bore; standard sights, 2 line NEWHAVEN address, MODEL 1892 WINCHESTER & 1884 Patent date to the tang; v. slight wear to profiles & barrel address; action has scroll engraving & pin dot engraving back ground; rifle has a full coverage of a period reblue finish; g. stock forend; gwo & cond. #209141 Circa 1903 L/R Catalogue A57 $700 – 900
456 R.C.M.P. WINCHESTER CENTENIAL 1873-1973 RIFLE: 30-30W; 9 shot mag; 22" round barrel; exc bore; standard sights & NEWHAVEN barrel address; sharp profiles & markings; rifle is "as new" with a full blue finish to the barrel & relevant areas; gold finish to nose cap, band, action & butt plate; rhs of action marked M.P. with scroll surround; obverse side has a Mountie on horseback 1873 & 1973 with a scroll surround; exc stock with a Canadian Mounted Police badge & 1873-1973 gold finished medallion; gwo & "as new" unfired cond. #RCMP9983 L/R Catalogue A57 $900 – 1300
457 DOUG JAMES ENGRAVED WINCHESTER MODEL 1892 HALF MAG L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 218 BEE; 7 shot mag; 26" round barrel; exc bore; globe front sight, rear sight dovetail fitted with a dovetail blank; Lyman peep sight to lhs of action; barrel inscribed D.JAMES with inlaid silver foliage engraving to lhs of action rhs ensuite plus a hunting dog inlaid in silver; rifle has a full coverage blue finish; exc butt stock with a carved wrist of foliage & pin dot back ground; forend ensuite as wrist; gwo & exc cond. #857733 Circa 1918 L/R Catalogue A57 $1500 – 2000
458 WINCHESTER CHIEF CRAZY HORSE COMMEMORATIVE MODEL 94 L/A RIFLE: 38.55 Cal; 8 shot mag; 24" round barrel; fine bore; standard sights; Winchester address, Cal markings & 1894 WINCHESTER to tang; rifle is "as new", unfired with a full blue finish to barrel, mag tube, lever & butt plate; vivid case colours to action with Indians hunting bison, obverse side has Chief Crazy Horse, bison head & mounted Indians etc.; exc stock with brass tacks to forend; butt with brass tacks & Chief Crazy Horse gold finished medallion; gwo & new cond. Comes in original polystyrene box. #CCH5494 L/R Catalogue A57 $900 – 1400
459 WINCHESTER JOHN WAYNE COMMEMORATIVE MODEL 94 L/A RIFLE: 32-40 WIN; 8 shot mag; 18" barrel; fine bore; standard sights, barrel address & Cal markings; JOHN WAYNE signature to tang; lhs of action engraved with stage coach & Indians with borders of the Western films he starred in; obverse side has a cattle drive scene & more film credits; sharp profiles & clear engravings; rifle is in shop soiled condition with staining to lhs of barrel & a few marks to lhs at the breech; rifle still has 95% blue finish to the relevant areas & fitted with the classic large oval lever; action & lever with an anodised finish; exc stock with chequered wrist & forend; the butt with a medallion with the likeness of John Wayne; all complete; gwo & exc cond. #JW3816 L/R Catalogue A57 $1000 – 1400
460 WINCHESTER MODEL 490 S/AUTO SPORTING RIFLE: 22 Cal; 5 shot mag; 22" barrel; almost NIB with a full blue finish to the relevant areas; unmarked fine stock; in original shipping box. #J059537 Cat C L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 600
460a V. SCARCE WINCHESTER EUROPE LTD. ED. COMMEMORATIVE MOD.94 L/A RIFLE: 30-30 Cal; 6 shot mag; blued barrel, mag tube, lever & hammer; s/steel receiver hand engraved by Bottega C. Giovanelli & signed, depicting soldiers on horseback with trees & foliage, obverse side with sailing ships, paddle steamer explorer with cutlass & flag & inscribed G.GARIBALDI 1882 1982; rifle has storage stains to barrel bands; full blue to barrel & tube; stock with v. minor marks; exc wo & cond. No.345 of 1000 produced. #4964409 L/R Catalogue A57 $4000 – 6000
461 RE-INTRODUCED WINCHESTER MODEL 1895 DELUXE, MADE IN JAPAN, L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 30-06 Cal; 4 shot box mag; 24" barrel; fine bore; rifle is NIB with full blue finish to barrel & relevant areas; action is in the white with a polished finish; scroll engraved with gold borders with mountain goats to rhs & deer to lhs fine stocks with chequered wrist & forend; gwo & new cond. In original shipping box. Made to the original Winchester specifications, a quality re-make, beautifully finished & presented. #NFH1260 L/R Catalogue A57 $2500 – 3000
462 RE-INTRODUCED WINCHESTER MODEL 1873 L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 45 Colt; 10 shot mag; 24" octagonal barrel; fine unfired bore; standard sights with WINCHESTER MODEL 1873 & CALIBRE COLT 45 to lhs of barrel flat, obverse side MADY BY MIROKU-JAPAN IMPORTED BY CA CO INC MORGAN UTAH Winchester is a registered Trademark of Olin Corporation; rifle has a full blue finish to all metal; exc stock with pistol grip; rifle is new & unfired. Made to the original Winchester specifications, a quality re make, beautifully finished & presented. #20005ZP73G L/R Catalogue A57 $2500 – 3000
463 RE-INTRODUCED WINCHESTER MODEL 1886 L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 45-70 Govt; 9 shot mag; 24" round barrel; fine unfired bore; standard sights; with WINCHESTER MODEL 1886 & CALIBER 45-70 GOVT; rhs of barrel marked MADE BY MIROKU-JAPAN IMPORTED BY BACO INC MORGAN UTAH WINCHESTER IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF OLIN CORPORATION; rifle is new & unfired with a full blue finish to barrel, action & relevant areas; exc stock; gwo & new cond. Made to the original Winchester specifications, a quality remake, beautifully finished & presented. #20015ZR86E L/R Catalogue A57 $2700 – 3200
464 RE-INTRODUCED WINCHESTER MODEL 1886 DELUXE L/A SPORTNG RIFLE: 45-70 Govt; 8 shot mag; 26" round barrel; fine unfired bore; standard sights; with WINCHESTER LICENSEE & CAL 45-70 GOVT plus U.S. REPEATING ARMS CO NEW HAVEN CT U.S.A. MADE IN JAPAN; action lhs is engraved with gold borders, a background of mountains, grizzly bear & bison, obverse side scroll engraved plus borderline engraving in gold of elk, grizzly bear & bison; rifle has a full blue finish to barrel, mag tube & fittings; exc chequered pistol grips stock; gwo & new cond. Made to the original Winchester specifications, a quality remake, beautifully finished & presented #ESH0905 L/R Catalogue A57 $3000 – 3500
465 RE-INTRODUCED WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 L/A SPORTNG RIFLE: 44-40; 13 shot mag; 24" octagonal barrel; fine unfired bore; standard sights; with WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 & CALIBER 44-40 WIN ONLY; obverse side MADE BY MIROKU-JAPAN IMPORTED BY BACO INC MORGAN UTAH WINCHESTER IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF OLIN CORPORATION; rifle is almost as new with a full blue finish to barrel, mag tube & lever; brass action, butt plate & nose cap; exc stock; gwo & almost new cond. Made to the original Winchester specifications, a quality remake, beautifully finished & presented #20008ZP66F L/R Catalogue A57 $2500 – 3000
466 WINCHESTER MODEL 777 B/A SPORTING RIFLE: 243 Win; 5 shot mag; 24" barrel; fine bore; standard sighs & fittings; lhs of receiver scroll engraved with WINCHESTER within a banner, ensuite engraving to floor plate; MADE IN JAPAN to rhs of breech; rifle has a full blue finish to barrel, receiver, floor plate & t/guard; exc chequered pistol grip stock & forend; gwo & fine cond. #026016 L/R Catalogue A57 $1200 – 1500
467 WINCHESTER MODEL 88 L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 243 Win; 4 shot mag; 22" barrel; g. bore; standard sights plus mounts & scope rings; rifle retains 90% blue finish with most losses to lever; g. stock with chequered pistol grip stock, cheek piece & chequered forend; gwo & cond. #100164 L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 600
468 WINCHESTER MODEL 100 S/A C/F RIFLE: 308 Win; 4 shot mag; 22" barrel; g. bore; standard sights, Winchester address to barrel & Cal markings; g. profiles & clear markings; 97% original blue finish; vg chequered stock & forend; gwo & vg cond. #34850 Cat D L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 600
469 WINCHESTER MOD 61 P/A SPORTING RIFLE: 22 R/F Magnum; 14 shot; 24" barrel; g. bore; standard sights, Winchester address & markings rifle retains 90% original blue finish; vg stock & forend; gwo & vg cond. #306424 L/R Catalogue A57 $650 – 800
470 WINCHESTER MOD 1906 P/A SPORTING RIFLE: 22 short or long rifle; 14 shot mag; 20"barrel; g. bore; standard sights, Winchester address & Cal markings; g. profiles, clear address & markings; plum finish to barrel, mag tube & t/guard; thin blue to action; g. stock; gwo & cond. #683447 L/R Catalogue A57 $450 – 500
471 WINCHESTER MOD.1894 L/A HALF MAG SPORTING RIFLE: 32-40 Cal; 6 shot mag; 26" octagonal barrel; standard sights, barrel address & tang markings; g. bore; slight wear to profiles, clear barrel & tang markings; blue/grey finish to barrel; grey to action & lever; plum to butt plate; f to g stock with minor bruising; gwo & cond. #961235 Circa 1925 L/R Catalogue A57 $700 – 800
472 WINCHESTER GRAND EUROPEAN U/O SHOTGUN: 12G; 30" barrels 2¾" chambers, tight on the face, choked FULL & MOD; vg bores; ventilated rib; heavily engraved action with foliate designs & having a matte finish; full blue finish to barrels; select chequered walnut stock; LOP 14½" to kick pad, weight 4 kg; gwo & vg+ cond. Presented in its original Winchester Grand European leather case, partitioned & lined in burgundy velvet; gwo & vg+ cond. #K404995 L/R Catalogue A57 $1800 – 2300
473 FRANCHI WOOMERA DELUXE LIMITED EDITION OF 100 PIECES U/O SHOTGUN: 12G; 30 barrels with a tapered ventilated rib; chambered for 2¾" or 3" shells; fine bores; tight on the face; gold single trigger; beautiful engraved action featuring the Sydney Opera House, Uluru & game birds, all inlet in gold with a full coverage of foliage; t/guard engraved ensuite with gold inlaid flowers; sharp profiles, clear engraving & barrel address; full blue finish to barrels; LOP 14¾", weight, 3.5 kgs; gun is as new fine cond. Presented in its original Franchi fitted case with chokes & certificate of authenticity as being No.2 of 100 made. #WMAUS002 L/R Catalogue A57 $2500 – 3000
474 FN BROWNING MARAL STRAIGHT PULL C/F SPORTING RIFLE: 30-06 Cal; 4 shot mag; 22" fluted barrel; fine bore; standard sights & barrel address; receiver fitted with scope mounts; sharp profiles; with a full blacked finish to barrel, matte black to receiver, magazine & t/guard; exc walnut stock with fine chequered wrist &forend & cheek piece to butt; all complete, rifle is "as new" & would suit the new gun buyer. Presented in its original Browning fitted ABS black plastic case; lined in brown velvet with BROWNING in gold to lid; comes with scope rings, 2 spare mags, tools & papers. #356ZW01419 L/R Catalogue A57 $2700 – 3500
475 CASED FRANCHI IMPERIAL MONTE CARLO EXTRA SxS FIELD SHOTGUN: S.L.E.; single trigger,2¾" chambers; 28" barrels choked approx FULL & MOD; hand cut tapered barrel rib with an ivory bead front sight; barrels inscribed S.P.A. LUIGI FRANCHI BRESCIA MADE IN ITALY; exc bores, tight on the face; sharp profiles & clear markings; magnificent 9 pin side lock action engraved in the finest intricate floral engraving; ensuite engraving to t/guard & extension; full blue finish to barrels, top lever & t/guard; exc walnut stock with a fine tear drop chequered wrist & forend; central to the forend is a diamond shaped section inlaid in gold; an Imperial Crown with a surround & inscribed IMPERIALE MONT CARLO EXTRA, this being the highest grade they make; LOP 14½", 3.3 kgs; gwo & fine cond. Presented in its original Luigi Franchi leather case with leather trade label to the underside of the lid; partitioned & lined in an emerald green suede fabric. A superb offering #14973 L/R Catalogue A57 $15000 – 17000
475a INDIAN PESHKABZ: 8½" single edged, curved blade with a few areas of light staining; vg traditional hilt with jade pommel & ferrule & mother of pearl to the centre; complete with vg leather over wood scabbard with iron mounts; g. cond o/all. C.1825 N/L Catalogue A57 $700 – 800
476 INDIAN TULWAR: vg cond 31" watered steel double fullered blade, 9" back edge; faint maker’s mark; traditional open hilt & disc fully decorated with silver koftgari with traces of gold; complete with dark blue velvet over wood scabbard in g. cond. Early to mid-19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 800
477 INDIAN TULWAR: vg cond 33" unfullered blade, 9" back edge; 3 circular marks deeply struck near ricasso; traditional open hilt & disc fully decorated with silver koftgari, some very minor areas of loss; complete with pale green chamois over wood scabbard in g. cond. Mid-19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $400 – 600
478 INDIAN TULWAR: vg cond 30½" watered unfullered blade, 9" back edge, some v. minor blemishes; interesting issue marks to back edge; traditional open hilt & lrg disc fully decorated with silver koftgari, incorporating inscription to disc underside; complete with khaki cloth covered wood scabbard in f to g. cond. Early-19th C. L/R Catalogue A57 $450 – 700
479 RARE REVERSE EDGE INDIAN TULWAR: vg cond 30" watered tri-fullered blade with reverse curve, 7½" back edge, Armourer’s stamps near ricasso; traditional hilt with bar & disc, silver koftgari work with some wear; complete with brown velvet over wood scabbard in f cond. Early to mid-19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 800
480 HINDU RAM-DAO SACRIFICIAL SWORD: g. cond 27½" single fullered thick blade with reverse curve & hatchet point, engraved with sun at point & tiger god (Bagh Deo) at ricasso, reverse with engraved eye at point & a number at ricasso; traditional open hilt & disc of unadorned brass; complete with original black leather covered wood scabbard in f to g cond except for split to seam. Mid to late 19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 800
481 INDIAN TULWAR: p to f cond 29½" double fullered blade, 9" back edge, Armourer’s stamps near ricasso, wire brush marks & mild pitting to both sides; traditional hilt with bar & disc adorned with silver koftgari & 2 brass rosettes, some small areas of loss; n/s. Mid-19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $300 – 450
482 EARLY INDIAN FIRANGI: 41" straight double fullered European made blade with Armourers marks to forte, very dark patina & mild to moderate pitting commiserate with its age, 7½" back edge; traditional enclosed hilt with 4" pommel spike, chiselled designs & piercings to guard & disc. N/S. 16th or 17th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 800
483 EARLY INDO-MUSLIM BASKET HILT SWORD: vg cond 29" unfullered watered blade with chiselled reliefs of Indian monkey god to ricasso; no back edge; traditional hilt incorporates 3 bars, all with worn damascened gold designs; complete with orig gold & purple silk covered wood scabbard in tired cond with old scripted catalogue label. 17th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 700
484 SILVER MOUNTED OMANI KATTARA SWORD: f cond 30½" straight blade wavy double edged blade with some small areas of dark minor pitting; silver wire bound straight hilt with solid silver pommel; complete with impressive original native silver mounted leather covered scabbard, areas of leather worn through & one sling ring dismounted. 19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $500 – 700
485 LAHOR TULWAR: vg cond 31" hollow ground watered blade, 8½" back edge; traditional hilt with bar & disc, areas of gold damascene remain to quillions & protected areas; complete with original dark blue velvet over wood scabbard; 19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $400 – 600
486 SUDANESE DERVISH BROADSWORD: g. cond 36¼" flat partially fullered broad straight ‘crusader style’ blade inlaid with gold & silver designs to both sides, dark patina; traditional hilt with leather wraps & pommel wrap edged with scales, all in f to g cond, iron cross guard of wrought finish. N/S 19th Cent. Reputedly a ‘bring back’ by a N.S.W. contingent after 1900 L/R Catalogue A57 $450 – 700
487 SUDANESE BROADSWORD: 33½" flat unfullered broad straight ‘crusader style’ blade with chiselled inscriptions to both ricasso, dark patina with areas of shallow pitting; traditional hilt with leather binding & pommel wrap in g cond, brass cross guard of filed finish. N/S 19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $350 – 500
488 INDIAN TULWAR: vg cond 31½" watered unfullered blade, 8" back edge; Armourer or unit marks to back edge; traditional open hilt & large disc fully decorated with silver koftgari, showing some wear; complete with khaki cloth covered wood scabbard in f to g. cond. 19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $400 – 600
489 INDIAN TULWAH: vg 28½" curved, watered blade with a hole at the ricasso, 9" back edge; faint central grooves; cast hilt of traditional form with bar & disc, boldly chased with gold flowers & leaves against stippled black background; complete with original faded red velvet scabbard with brass mounts in g cond. A vg example. C.1780 L/R Catalogue A57 $1500 – 2500
490 INDIAN TULWAR: vg cond 30½" watered unfullered blade, 10" back edge; traditional open hilt & disc fully embellished with foliate gold koftgari, light wear to disc edge. N/S Early 19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $800 – 1200
491 INDO-AFGHANI PULOVAR SWORD: vg cond 30½" watered unfullered curved blade, no back edge; open hilt & disc of chiselled iron with 2 silver rosettes; complete with original g. cond rhino hide covered wood scabbard. Early 19th cent L/R Catalogue A57 $400 – 600
492 INDIAN TULWAR: vg cond 28½" watered unfullered blade, no back edge; lightly worn traditional open hilt & disc of chiselled iron with traces of gold wash; complete with original g. cond hide covered wood scabbard. 19th Cent L/R Catalogue A57 $350 – 550
493 LARGE INDIAN TULWAR: v cond 34½" watered single fuller blade with Armourer marks to back edge, several v. small nicks, v. minor blemishes & expert repair; traditional open hilt & disc adorned with foliate silver koftgari, losses to small areas & 50% absent to disc underside; complete with new green velvet covered wood scabbard. Early 19th Cent L/R Catalogue A57 $600 – 800
494 INDIAN TULWAR: vg cond 31" watered unfullered blade, no back edge, with Armourers & other marks to back edge; slightly worn traditional open hilt & disc adorned with silver koftgari; complete with orig vg cond hide covered wood scabbard. 19th Cent L/R Catalogue A57 $400 – 600
495 INDIAN TULWAR: vg cond 31½" watered slightly hollow ground blade, 8" back edge; Armourer or unit marks to back edge; traditional open hilt & large disc fully decorated with silver koftgari, slight wear; complete with khaki cloth covered wood scabbard in f to g. cond. 19th Cent L/R Catalogue A57 $400 – 600
496 ARABIAN LONGSWORD: g. cond 35" slightly curved single fuller blade, two small fractures to edge in foible section; straight double handed wood grip bound with fine twisted twine & wrapped with silver sheet bound with fine silver wire; complete with f to g cond silver mounted wood scabbard, some silver bands loose, includes carriage of faded green velvet covered sash cording. An impressive outfit 19th Cent L/R Catalogue A57 $700 – 1000
497 FIJIAN SALI WAR CLUB: 41½" long hardwood club, slightly curved 1½" diameter haft with carved disc pommel; traditional broad head chequered with octagonal ‘dots’; end terminates in ridged beak; point absent at rear of head & with long split at juncture. A good restoration project. 19th Cent Catalogue A57 $350 – 450
498 BALINESE KRIS: exc 15" tapered, double edged blade with a blacked finish & fine silver inlay work the full length; 6 semi-precious stones to the mendak; carved wooden hilt in the form of a stylised human deity; vg wooden scabbard with decorative staining to one side; all complete & vg cond o/a. Circa late 19th Cent. L/R Catalogue A57 $350 – 400
499 GOOD QUALITY MORO KRIS: 19" x 1½" wavered double edged blade of 6 waves with light staining; silver hilt with ivory Ukiran; plain wooden scabbard; all complete; vg cond. Circa mid-19th Cent L/R Catalogue A57 $350 – 400
500 INDIAN TABAR: axe head inlaid with intricate gold damascene decoration, including small areas of top & bottom of iron haft; grey finish to haft; clear gold work to axe head; good quality & condition. Catalogue A57 $1300 – 1500