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OCTOBER 2017 ON-LINE CATALOGUE

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CATALOGUE A49, OCT 2017: ITEMS NO 201-300

201 WALTHER MOD F.P. S/SHOT TARGET PISTOL: 22 LR; 300mm (12″) barrel; std sights & receiver address; full blue finish to all metal with minor marks to front sight ramp; vg orthopaedic grips & forend; action A/F, o/w gwo & cond.#1329 Post ’47 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 201 $400 -500
202 BROCOCK ATOMIC GRAND PRIX AIR PISTOL: 177 Cal; 280mm (11″) barrel; std sights & markings; pistol is as new, unfired with a full black finish to all metal;fine unmarked wooden grips; comes with instruction sheet & original box. #72950814 Post 46 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 202 $350 – 450
203 WIGGIN FLINTLOCK FULL STOCKED SEA SERVICE PISTOL: 13 bore; 12″ barrel engraved WIGGIN; flat lock plate marked GR ROYAL CYPHER; fitted with a swan necked cock & integral pan; mellow brass regulation furniture with 3 inscribed to t/guard; g. profiles & clear markings; grey patina to barrel, lock & fittings; vg stock with minor bruising; gwo & cond. C.1800. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $2800
Catalogue A49 Item 203 2500 – 2800
204 TOWER MARKED FLINTLOCK BLUNDERBUSS: 1 1/8” bore at the muzzle; 12” flared iron barrel; plain lock marked TOWER 1761; fitted with a swan necked cock & integral pan; brass regulation type furniture; blacked barrel, grey to lock & fittings; g. restocked full stock; gwo & cond. A great decorator. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $1400
Catalogue A49 Item 204 $600 – 800
205 ENFIELD PERCUSSION CONSTABULARY PISTOL: 15 bore; 6” round barrel fitted with a captive r/rod; lock marked VR, ROYAL CYPHER ENFIELD 1853; mellow brass regulation furniture; g. profiles & clear markings; grey finish to barrel, blue/grey to lock & fittings; g. stock with minor bruising; all complete; gwo & cond. Dated 1853 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $1000
Catalogue A49 Item 205 $700 – 900
206 ENGLISH PERCUSSION D/B OFFICER’S PISTOL: 58 Cal; 153mm (6″) round damascus barrels; f. bores; bead front sight & captive rammer; foliate engraved back action locks, hammers & pineapple finial steel t/guard; slight wear to profiles & engravings; silver grey finish to barrels, locks, hammers & furniture; g. full stock with v. minor bruising & wear to wrist chequering; gwo & cond. C.1845 #1953 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1100
Catalogue A49 Item 206 $600 – 800
207 ENGLISH FLINTLOCK FULL STOCKED HOLSTER PISTOL: probably by W.M.PARKER LONDON for the Eastern market; 25 bore; 12¾” barrel with silver decoration to the breech & struck with Gunmakers London proofs; stepped lock inlaid with silver scroll work & fitted with a swan necked cock & integral pan; grey finish to barrel, lock & fittings; ornate brass pineapple finial t/guard, eared butt cap, pipes & wrist escutcheon; slight wear to profiles & inlay work; g. stock with a full coverage of silver wire inlays with a couple of small sections missing; fine agedcracks to lhs at the breech & rhs
at the heel of lock; complete with rod; gwo. Looks impressive. C.1800  N/L
PRICE REALISED: $2000
Catalogue A49 Item 207 $1200 – 1500
208 J. FORBES HALF STOCKED SAW HANDLE FLINTLOCK DUELLING PISTOL: 32 bore; 10¾” octagonal barrel; small silver blade front & notched rear sight at the tang; gold band & gold poincion to breech marked J. FORBES & CO; top barrel flat inscribed MAKER TO H.R.H. PRINCE OF WALES; borderline engraved with sunburst & foliage to lock, inscribed FORBES LIVERPOOLwith bolted safety; fitted with a swan necked cock, semi-detached pan & roller to the frizzen; steel pineapple finial t/guard with spur & set trigger; g. profiles & markings; silver grey to barrel, blue/grey to lock & 65% original blue to t/guard; f to g stock with chequered butt & sun burst decoration to butt cap; fine aged crack through the wrist & part of horn forend cap missing; complete with rod; gwo & f to g cond, would grade up. C.1810 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $2000
Catalogue A49 Item 208 $1500 – 1800
209 DURRS EGG S/B FLINTLOCK GREATCOAT PISTOL: 40 smooth bore; 5″ oct barrel, top flat marked D. EGG LONDON in gold, platinum plug to touch hole; front & rear sights; hook breech; g. bore; engraved stepped lock marked D. EGG, locking bar to hammer & rain proof pan; engraved t/guard with pineapple finial; original ramrod with ball drawer; chequered grips with some bruising, small fore-end repair; gwo & f. cond. C.1800. #308 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $1400
Catalogue A49 Item 209 $1600 – 1800
210 ENGLISH R.S. GARDEN PERCUSSION FULL STOCKED D/B OFFICER’S PISTOL: 22 bore; 235mm (9¼”) damascus barrels with captive rod, silver bead front sight & rib inscribed R.S. GARDEN 29 PICCADILLY LONDON; f. rifles bores; foliate engraved back action locks marked R.S. GARDEN; engraved steel pineapple finial t/guard; g. profiles & markings; grey finish to barrels, locks, t/guards & fittings; g. stock with chequered butt with vacant oval escutcheon & lanyard ring to butt cap; gwo & cond. C.1835 #2524 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1900
Catalogue A49 Item 210 $1200 – 1400
211 E. LEFAUCHEUX ENGRAVED POCKET PINFIRE REVOLVER: 7mm PF; 6 shot foliate engraved non fluted cylinder; 89mm (3½” barrel with foliate engraved breech, frame & back strap; folding trigger; g. profiles & engraving; uneven grey finish to barrel, cylinder, frame & fittings; g. walnut stock with minor bruising; gwo & cond. C.1860 #Z009N L/R
PRICE REALISED: $180
Catalogue A49 Item 211 $400 – 500
212 UNMARKED PERCUSSION D/B PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOL: 54 bores; 76mm (3″) damascus barrels; f. bores; foliate engraved frame with concealed triggers; g. profiles & clear engraving; grey finish to barrels & frame; vg ebony bag shaped grips with Lion’s head hinged cap box; gwo & cond. C.1850 #407 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $680
Catalogue A49 Item 212 $400 – 500
213 J.P. COOPER RING TRIGGER PEPPERBOX PISTOL: 80 bore; 6 shot, 76mm (3”) barrel cluster; foliate engraved frame & back strap with J. COOPER PATENT within a banner; g. profiles & clear markings; grey/plum finish to barrels, frame & fittings; g. butt stock with minor bruising; action a/f. #BP07 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $400
Catalogue A49 Item 213 $350 – 450
214 MARIETTE BREVETTE PERCUSSION PEPPERBOX PISTOL: 36ML; 63mm (2½”) 4 shot damascus barrel cluster; foliate engraved frame with ring trigger; slight wear to profiles & engravings; patchy grey finish to barrel, frame & back strap f to g ebony grips; gwo & f to g cond. #BP030 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $650
Catalogue A49 Item 214 $350 – 400
215 BELGIUM LARGE FRAME PINFIRE REVOLVER: 11mm PF; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 153mm (6″) oct barrel; front bead sight missing; foliate engraved panels to cylinder; plain frame; g. profiles; silver grey finsh to all metal; vg chequered walnut grips with lanyard ring; catch to loading gate missing o/w gwo & cond. #BP029 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $260
Catalogue A49 Item 215 $400 – 500
216 FRANCOTTE PIN-FIRE REVOLVER: 9mm PF; 6 shoty non fluted cylinder with London proofs; 87mm (3 3/8”) octagonal barrel; g. bore; dovetail front sight & fixed, notched rear sight; top barrel flat inscribed H. HOLLAND 98 NEW BOND ST LONDON LEFAUCHEUX BTF ACIER FONOU to lhs of barrel; crown & AF to rhs of frame; plain borderline engraved frame, back strap & t.guard; sharp profiles, address & markings; revolver has been professionally restored with a full blue finish; exc chequered bag shaped grips with lanyard ring; gwo & vg cond. #147038 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $600
Catalogue A49 Item 216 $500 – 700
217 PRESENTATION ENGLISH S/B PERCUSSION BOXLOCK POCKET PISTOL 50 bore; 3” damascus twist barrel; f. bore; borderline & foliate engraved action with centre hammer, sliding safety & concealed trigger; slight wear to profiles; soft brown finish to barrel with a clear damascus pattern; blue/grey to action & fittings; g. chequered butt with oval silver escutcheon inscribed 1864 36th MIDDX, RIFLE VOLUNTEER’S 3RD COMPANY. PRESENTED BY CORPORAL MORRIS. WON NY PRIVATE S.W. REED RANGES 250 AND 550 YARDS. 5 ROUNDS. 15 MARKS: gwo & cond.  A most interesting pistol. C.1864. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $600
Catalogue A49 Item 217 $800 – 900
218 TOWER FLINTLOCK FULL STOCKED SEA SERVICE PISTOL: 25 bore; 12″ barrel; flat lock plate marked TOWER G.R. ROYAL CYPHER; fitted with a re-inforced cock & integral pan; brass regulation furniture & belt hook to lhs; g. profiles & markings; silver grey to barrel, lock & fittings; f to g stock with areas of heavy bruising & a hole drilled at the butt cap for a lanyard; compete with rod; gwo & f to g cond. Would grade up. C.1810 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $2400
Catalogue A49 Item 218 $1800 – 2200
219 U.S. ASTON PERCUSSION MODEL 1842 MILITARY PISTOL: 54 Cal; 8½” round barrel with std sight & captive r.rod; lock marked H.ASTON & CO U.S.; mellow brass regulation furniture; wear to profiles & markings; pitting to barrel, lock & hammer having a dark brown finish; f to g stock with moderate bruising; all complete; gwo & f. cond. C.1845 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $525
Catalogue A49 Item 219 $500 – 700
220 BRITISH TOWER PERCUSSION COAST GUARD PISTOL: 577 Cal; 6″ barrel with captive r.rod; stepped lock marked V.R. ROYAL CYPHER 1844; mellow brass regulation furniture & belt hook to lhs; g. profiles & markings; silver grey finish to barrel, lock & fittings; f to g stock with mod bruising; all complete; gwo & f to g cond. Dated 1844 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $900
Catalogue A49 Item 220 $800 – 1000
221 BRITISH TOWER PERCUSSION COAST GUARDPISTOL: 577 Cal; 6″ barrel with captive rod; plain stepped lock with TOWER at the heel & VR ROYAL CYPHER to the plate; mellow brass regulation furniture & belt hook to lhs; g. profiles & clear markings; thinning blacked finish to barrel, silver grey to lock & hammer; g. stock with 2 rings to butt cap; all complete; gwo & cond. C.1840 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $1200
Catalogue A49 Item 221 $900 – 1100
222 DUBLIN CASTLE LIGHT DRAGOON FLINTLOCK PISTOL converted to percussion for the trade market: 18 bore; 9″, 3 stage barrel with nipple & drum conversion; lock marked DUBLIN CASTLE GR ROYAL CYPHER; mellow brass regulation furniture; wear to profiles & markings; grey mottled finish to barrel, lock & hammer; g. stock; replacement rod; gwo & f. cond. C.1800 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $700
Catalogue A49 Item 222 $700 – 900
223 CONTINENTAL PERCUSSION FULL STOCKED COACH PISTOL: 13 bore; 5¾” barrel; plain lock with 2 areas of foliate engraving; plain mellow brass t/guard & furniture; g. profiles & engraving; blued finish to barrel, silver grey to lock & hammer; g. stock with minor bruising; complete with rod; gwo & cond. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $700
Catalogue A49 Item 223 $600 – 800
224 CONTINENTAL FULL STOCKED FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL for the Eastern Market: 650 Cal; 13½” barrel with ornate sheet silver muzzle etched with foliage & scrolls; plain lock etched en-suite; fitted with a swan necked cock & integral pan; German silver pineapple finial t/guard & eared butt cap, missing small cap to bottom of butt; wear to profiles, clear markings; g, stock with minor bruising; complete with rod; wo & f. cond. Would grade up. C.1800 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $1000
Catalogue A49 Item 224 $800 – 1200
225 BRITISH PERCUSSION CONSTABULARY PISTOL: 25 bore; 6″ barrel with captive rod; plain stepped borderline engraved lock marked VR ROYAL CYPHER TOWER 1846; brass regulation furniture with butt cap fitted & swivel; g. profiles & markings; grey finish to barrel, lock & fittings; f to g stock with moderate bruising, BO & ; all complete; gwo & cond. Dated 1846. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $800
Catalogue A49 Item 225 $700 – 900
226 CAUCASIAN MIQUELET FLINTLOCK PISTOL: .60 Cal; 11¾” barrel with chiselled decoration from muzzle to breech; poor bore that would grade up; rear sight notch formed on breech tang; barrel held into stock with 2 profusely engraved brass bands; barrel tang extends to spherical ball butt of Walrus ivory, tang is decorated with chiselled designs; the lock of typical Miquelet style & also adorned with chiselled designs; side plate of Z form; plain ball trigger with chiselled trigger tang extending to ball butt; highlights of trigger tang & side plate designs are finished in green whilst highlight surfaces of barrel, barrel tang & lock chiselled work are gold; grey/brown patina to metal work; the stock, probably walnut, with well figured grain & generally in g. cond, a small repair below lock & a v. small age split above side plate; dark brown finish to stock; lock slightly a/f; g. cond. C. mid-19th Cent. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 226 $3500 – 4000
227 COLT 1851 NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with 60% scene remaining; 190mm (7½”) octagonal barrel; std sights & one line New York address; COLTS PATENT to frame; 65% silver plate remains to brass t/guard & back strap; g. profiles & clear markings; an area of fine pitting & bruising to cylinder; dark grey finish to barrel, lever, cylinder & frame; g. original walnut grips; gwo & f to g cond.  Would grade up. C.1852 #15620 matching L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1300
Catalogue A49 Item 227 $1200 – 1500
228 COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot cylinder with 45% scene; 127mm (5″) octagonal barrel; std sights & 2 line New York address; COLTS PATENT to frame; 45% silver plate remains to brass t/guard & back strap; slight wear to profiles & markings; grey finish to barrel, lever, cylinder & frame; g. original walnut grips; gwo & cond. C.1852 #40766 matching L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1000
Catalogue A49 Item 228 $700 – 900
229 COMPOSITE COLT 2ND MODEL DRAGOON PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 203mm (8″) oct barrel; no visible markings to barrel or frame; 35% plated finish remains to brass t/guard & back strap; grey finish to barrel & lever, dark brown to cylinder, case colours to frame with areas of pitting; vg walnut grips; gwo & f cond. #3030 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1600
Catalogue A49 Item 229 $1000 – 1500
230 COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot cylinder with 20% scene remaining; 102mm (4″) octagonal barrel; std sights, 2 line New York address & COLTS PATENT to frame; brass t/guard & back strap with 50% silver plate finish remaining; wear to profiles & markings; old blued finish to barrel & frame, dark grey to cylinder & lever; g. original grips with even wear; gwo & f. cond. C.1852 #33431 matching L/R
PRICE REALISED: $850
Catalogue A49 Item 230 $600 – 700
231 TRANTER 3RD MODEL DOUBLE TRIGGER PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot cylinder struck with London proofs; 153mm (6″) octagonal barrel; std sights with J. BLANCH & SON GRACECHURCH ST LONDON to top strap; borderline engraved frame & lever with small areas of foliate engraving; vg profiles & markings; 75% original blue finish remains; hammer, t/guard & trigger in the white; vg chequered walnut grips; gwo & vg cond. #3508T L/R
PRICE REALISED: $950
Catalogue A49 Item 231 $1200 – 1400
232 CHARLES JONES PEPPERBOX PISTOL: 40 Cal; 6 shot, 85mm (3 3/8”) barrel cluster with BIRMINGHAM proofs; centre hammer action with sliding top safety; unusual safety catch to lhs of frame; foliate engraved German silver frame & back strap inscribed CHARLES JONES 26 ST JAMES’S STREET LONDON, obverse side GUN MAKER TO H.R.H. PRINCE ALBERT; backstrap numbered 267; steel t/guard engraved en-suite; g. profiles, clear address & engraving; blue/grey finish to barrel cluster, t/guard & hammer; lightly cleaned finish to frame & back strap; g. walnut grips; action slightly A/F; g. cond.  C.1860 #267 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $850
Catalogue A49 Item 232 $800 – 1200
233 ENGLISH PERCUSSION TURN BARREL POCKET PISTOL: 80 bore; 33mm (1¼ “) round barrel; London proofs to frame with engraved trees, birds & hounds; obverse side has hound & game & fitted with concealed trigger; g. profiles & clear engraving; blue/grey finish to all metal; g. bag shaped chequered grips with even wear & oval wrist escutcheon; gwo & cond. C.1840 #490 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $550
Catalogue A49 Item 233 $500 – 700
234 BELGIUM MARIETTE BREVETTE PEPPERBOX PISTOL: 36 Cal; 4 shot, 63mm (2½”) damascus barrel cluster; foliate engraved frame & b/strap with ring trigger; slight wear to profiles, clear engraving; g. blk plain wooden grips; gwo & cond.  #3240 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $500
Catalogue A49 Item 234 $400 – 500
235 J.W. EDGE IMPROVED REVOLVING PISTOL: 36 Cal; 6 shot; 76mm (3″) barrel cluster with Birmingham proofs; foliate engraved German silver centre hammer action inscribed J.W. EDGE MANCHESTER IMPROVED REVOLVING PISTOL; steel t/guard engraved en-suite; g. profiles, clear engraving & markings; soft blue/grey finish to barrel cluster, hammer & t/guard; mellow to frame & back strap; g. walnut grips; wo.  C.1845  #3520 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $600
Catalogue A49 Item 235 $500 – 700
236 UNWIN & RODGERS S/B PERCUSSION KNIFE PISTOL: 25 Cal; 3½” octagonal German silver barrel with Birmingham proofs & a fine aged crack to rhs of barrel; g. horn side plates with minor beetle damage; g. blades with light staining; complete with bullet mould & tweezer rod; gwo & cond except for the barrel. C.1850  N/L
PRICE REALISED: $1000
Catalogue A49 Item 236 $800 – 1200
236a OTTOMAN TURKISH FLINTLOCK DAG BLUNDERBUSS: 2” flare at muzzle; 12½” flared round to octagonal barrel with chiselled designs & small notched rear sight; rounded lock with swan neck cock, both with acanthus leaf engraving, lock with foreign writing, action a/f; steel butt plate, t/guard, side plate, rod & pipes all engraved/decorated; g. cond full stock with typical short handrail butt; light grey patina to all metal parts; g. cond & will upgrade. C.1820 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $1600
Catalogue A49 Item 236a $500 – 700
237 BELGIUM FLINTLOCK SEA SERVICE FULL STOCKED PISTOL: 13 bore; 9″ round barrel marked BELGIUM; plain lock fitted with a swan necked cock & integral pan; mellow brass regulation type furniture with Lancer style butt cap & lanyard ring; g. profiles; blue/plum finish to barrel, lock & fittings; f to g stock with moderate bruising & period repair to lhs of forend; gwo & cond. C.1800 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $1450
Catalogue A49 Item 237 $800 – 1200
238 PAIR PR OF R. WILSON LONDON FULL STOCKED SILVER MOUNTED CANNON BARREL FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOLS:16 bore; 10″ brass cannon barrels inscribed WILSON LONDON, struck with Gun Makers Company London proof with small floral tributes to the heels; fitted with re-converted swan necked cocks & integral pans by Bob McCarthy, master restorer; hallmarked silver/guard with floral bouquets, silver flags & castle side plates; eared butt caps with grotesque butt caps with floral tributes to both sides; vg profiles, clear engraving & address; exc walnut stocks with helmet & shield escutcheon; complete with ebony, horn tipped rods; gwo & vg cond. C.1790 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 238 $6000 – 8000
239 COLT 1860 ARMY, 3 SCREW PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot rebated cylinder with 60% scene; 203mm (8″) round barrel; std sights, no visible address; COLTS PATENT to frame; mellow brass t/guard & iron back strap; K & B inspection stamps to barrel; K to cylinder; g. profiles & markings; soft grey finish to barrel, cylinder, frame, lever & back strap; vg original walnut grips; complete with contemporary holster; gwo & cond. C.1862. #52518 matching except no number to wedge L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1800
Catalogue A49 Item 239 $2000 – 2500
240 REMINGTON 1861 ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 203mm (8″) oct barrel; small silver dovetail front sight, faint barrel address; mellow brass t/guard & iron back strap; g. profiles; silver grey finish to all metal with traces of original blue in protected areas; g. orig walnut grips; with modern leather holster; gwo & cond. C.1862 #51314 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $2300
Catalogue A49 Item 240 $1300 – 1500
241 TRANTER PATENT MODEL 1868 D/A R/F REVOLVER: 380 RF Cal; 5 shot non fluted cylinder; 114mm (4½”) octagonal barrel with top barrel flat inscribed J&W TOLLEY MAKERS ST MARY’S SQUARE BIRMINGHAM. TRANTERS PATENT to lh barrel lug; plain borderline engraved frame; vg profiles, clear address & markings; 80% orig blue finish remains; vg chequered walnut grips; comes with modern leather holster; gwo & vg cond. C.1870  #38201 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $550
Catalogue A49 Item 241 $700 – 900
242 BELGIUM SOLID FRAME D/A PINFIRE REVOLVER: 9mm PF; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 127mm (5″) oct barrel; vg bore; large dovetail front sight; no visible markings; plain frame; vg profiles; 85% blue finish to barrel, thin blue to cylinder & 25% to frame, back strap & t/guard; vg chequered bag shaped grips with lanyard ring; gwo & vg cond. C.1865 #70 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $440
Catalogue A49 Item 242 $500 – 700
243 JAMES ROSIER, TRANTER MODEL 1868 SOLID FRAME D/A REVOLVER: 380 Cal; 5 shot non fluted cylinder; 114mm (4½”) octagonal barrel; std sights; inscribed JAMES W. ROSIER MELBOURNE; lh barrel lug marked TRANTERS PATENT; borderline & foliate engraved frame; g. profiles, address & engraving; silver grey finish to all metal with staining to cylinder; vg chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. C.1870  #53977 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1050
 
Catalogue A49 Item 243 $700 – 800
244 COLT NEW LINE R/F REVOLVER: 38RF; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 57mm (2¼”) barrel; f. bore; 2 line Hartford address; 38 CAL to frame with spur trigger; re-blue finish to barrel & cylinder; faint case colours to frame; vg rosewood grips; gwo & cond. C.1876 #5990 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $460
Catalogue A49 Item 244 $500 – 700
245 T. PARRY PEPPERBOX PERCUSSION PISTOL: 32 Cal; 6 shot; 57mm (2¼”) fluted barrel cluster; borderline engraved frame with 2 small panels of foliate engraving; g. profiles & engraving; 70% blue/plum finish to cluster, light brown to frame, t/guard, back strap & butt cap; g. chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. C.1855 #892 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $500
Catalogue A49 Item 245 $450 – 600
246 FLEMISH TAP ACTION D/B FLINTLOCK GREATCOAT PISTOL: 0.41” 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
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 246 $1600 -1800
247 U.S. MERWIN & HULBERT ARMY S/A C/F REVOLVER: 44-40 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 178mm (7″) round barrel; vg bore; std sights & barrel address; CALIBRE WINCHESTER 1873 to lhs of frame; vg profiles, clear address & markings; case colours to t/guard & hammer; 80% original nickel finish remains with most losses to top of barrel & cylinder; exc black hard rubber grips; gwo & cond. C.1880 #20969 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1900
Catalogue A49 Item 247 $1800 – 2200
248 SMITH & WESSON MOD 1917 ARMY D/A C/F REVOLVER: 45 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 140mm (5½”) round barrel; g. bore; std sights & S & W address to barrel; g. profiles & clear address; faint case colours to hammer & trigger; 65% original blue finish remains with most losses to t/guard & back strap; f to g walnut grips with AC marked to lhs; lanyard ring fitted & with g. leather holster; gwo & cond. #78176 Pre ‘1947 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $700
Catalogue A49 Item 248 $600 – 700
249 LEMAT ARMY 2 BARREL PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 42 Cal; 9 shot cylinder; 170mm (6¾”) octagonal barrel with 63 Cal smooth bore; 127mm (5″) round barrel; top barrel inscribed COL. LEMAT’S PATENT within a banner; plain frame, back strap & cylinder; g. profiles & barrel markings; blue/grey finish to barrels, grey to frame, back strap & trigger guard; g. original chequered walnut grips with minor wear; gwo & cond. C.1863 #564 L.M. star L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 249 $10000 – 12000
250 COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot cylinder with 70% scene; 102mm (4″) oct barrel with std sights & 2 line New York address; COLTS PATENT to frame; brass t/guard & back strap with 30% silver plate finish; g. profiles & clear markings; soft grey finish to barrel, cylinder, frame & lever; g. original walnut grips; gwo & cond. C.1852 #25007 matching except lever not numbered L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 250 $1400 – 1600
251 COLT ROOTS MOD. 5 PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot cylinder; 89mm (3½”) round barrel; std sights & 2 line New York address; side hammer action & spur trigger; vg profiles & barrel address; blue/plum finish to barrel, cylinder, frame & back strap with original blue in protected areas; vg original walnut grips; gwo & vg cond. C.1862 #5865 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1300
Catalogue A49 Item 251 $1500 – 1700
252 RARE COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot cylinder with 60% scene; rare 89mm (3½”) octagonal barrel with std sights & 2 line New York address; COLTS PATENT to frame; brass t/guard & back strap with 50% silver plate finish; g. profiles, clear address & markings; soft grey finish to barrel, lever, cylinder & frame; g. walnut grips with minor bruising; gwo & cond. C.1852 #41023 cylinder 41123 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1600
Catalogue A49 Item 252 $1500 – 1800
253 GOVT ISSUE COLT 2ND MODEL DRAGOON PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with no visible scene, except SN 8925; 190mm (7½”) part round part octagonal barrel with one line New York address; COLTS PATENT & US to frame; mellow brass square back trigger guard & back strap; g. profiles, address & markings; blue/grey finish to barrel, lever, frame & cylinder with small areas of fine pitting to cylinder & rhs of barrel lug; f to g walnut grips with even wear; gwo & cond. C.1850 #8925 matching except wedge L/R
PRICE REALISED: $7500
Catalogue A49 Item 253 $8000 – 10000
254 COLT 3RD MODEL DRAGOON PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with no visible scene only S/n 17119; 190mm (7½”) part round, part octagonal barrel with one line New York address; COLTS PATENT to frame; mellow brass t/guard & back strap; g. profiles, address & markings; grey finish to barrel with fine bruising rhs & the wedge, plum to lever, cylinder & frame; g. original walnut grips; gwo & cond. C.1858 #17119 matching L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 254 $7000 – 9000
255 COLT OPEN TOP 1ST YEAR OF PRODUCTION FACTORY ENGRAVED R/F REVOLVER: 22 RF; 7 shot non fluted engraved & gold washed cylinder; 73mm (2 7/8″) round barrel with ejector housing, 2 line Hartford address, scroll engraved & nickel finished; brass frame with spur trigger & scroll engraved; vg profiles, clear address & engraving; 80% original nickel finish remains to barrel, frame & back strap; 75% gold wash remains to cylinder & hammer; exc mother of pearl grips; gwo & vg cond. C.1871 #995. Barrel SN 895 a Factory miss-stamp. L/R
PRICE REALISED: $4400
Catalogue A49 Item 255 $2700 – 3300
256 COLT NEW LINE FACTORY ENGRAVED R/F REVOLVER: 22 R/F; 7 shot long flute cylinder with engraving between the flutes; 57mm (2¼”) octagonal barrel with std sights, 2 line Hartford address & COLT NEW 22 etched panel to lhs of barrel; engraved brass frame with 65% nickel plate finish remaining; vg profiles, barrel address & engraving; exc mother of pearl grips; gwo & cond. C.1876 #22515 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1300
Catalogue A49 Item 256 $1600 – 1800
257 COLT 1849 POCKET R/F CONVERSION REVOLVER: 38 RF; 5 shot rebated cylinder  with 60% scene & s/n over-stamped; 114mm (4½”) octagonal barrel with one line NEW YORK address; PAT JULY 25 1871  PAT JULY 3 1872 to frame; 70% blue finish to barrel, thinning on the edges; 95% silver plate finish to t/guard & back strap; faint case colours; sharp profiles, address & markings; g. orig walnut grips; complete with vg orig leather flap holster; gwo & g cond. #483 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1200
Catalogue A49 Item 257 $1200 – 1500
258 BERETTA MOD.92-SB S/A PISTOL: 9mm; 10 shot mag; 123mm (4 7/8″) barrel; g. bore; std sights, slide address & markings; 98% full blacked finish to all metal; exc Pachmayr rubber grips; with Beretta plastic carry case & spare mag; gwo & exc cond. The same model as used by the US Air Force. #C49454Z Post ’46 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $550
Catalogue A49 Item 258 $800 – 1000
259 COLT POLICE POSITIVE CF REVOLVER: 38SP; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 127mm (5″) round barrel; exc bore; std sights, barrel address & Cal markings; Rampant Colt motif to lhs of frame; sharp profiles & markings; 98% orig blue finish remains with slight muzzle & cylinder wear; vg Colt chequered walnut grips; gwo & exc cond. C.1965 #884868 Post ’46 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $500
Catalogue A49 Item 259 $600 – 800
260 COLT WOODSMAN MATCH TARGET S/A PISTOL: 22 Cal; 10 shot mag; 153mm (6″) barrel; g. bore; std sights, barrel address, Rampant Colt & Cal markings; 95% original blue finish remains; exc Colt wooden grips; gwo & exc cond. C.1975 #057729S Post ’46 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $700
Catalogue A49 Item 260 $900 – 1100
261 COLT 1911 NATIONAL MATCH S/A PISTOL: with a Colt conversion unit; 22 Cal; 10 shot mag; 122mm (4¾”) barrel; g. bore; std sights, address & Rampant Colt motif to slide; stainless steel frame; blued steel slide & fitted with Pachmayr wrap around rubber grips; gwo & vg cond. #34350G70 Post ’46 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1400
Catalogue A49 Item 261 $1400 – 1600
262 CASED MAUSER P08 ARTILLERY MODEL S/A LANGE PISTOLE 08: 9mm Para; 8 shot mag; 203mm (8″) barrel; exc bore; possibly only test fired; std sights & markings; D.W.M. in gold to toggle; gold lettering CRINNERUNGS MODEL LANGE PISTOL 08 to lhs of action; 100% original blacked finish remains; exc chequered walnut grips; gwo & as new cond.  Complete with shoulder stock, spare mag, cleaning rod, stripping top etc. Presented in its original burgundy covered leather case, partitioned & lined in maroon velvet.  An excellent outfit. #L.107 Post ’46 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $2750
Catalogue A49 Item 262 $2500- 3000
263 HI-STANDARD OLYMPIC MOD.103 S/A TARGET PISTOL: 22 short with an extra barrel in 22 LR; 140mm (5½”) barrel; both with vg bores; std sights, address & fittings; g. profiles; 75% original finish remains with most losses to grip frame; vg walnut hi-standard grips; comes with spare mag & plastic carrycase, gwo & cond. #1180915 Post 46 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 263 $400 – 500
264 BAIKAL MARGOLAN S/A TARGET PISTOL: 22 Cal; 10 shot mag; 153mm (6″) barrel; exc bore; std adjustable front & rear sights & markings; full blacked finish to all metal; vg black contoured plastic grips; gwo & vg cond. Comes with fitted carry case, 2 spare mags, sights, wooden grips & tools. #A2459B Post 46 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $180
Catalogue A49 Item 264 $400 – 500
265 TRANTER MODEL 1868 SOLID FRAME D/A C/F REVOLVER: 320 Cal; 5 shot non fluted cylinder; 80mm (3 1/8″) octagonal barrel with std sights & Cal markings; g. bore with slight pitting; TRANTERS PATENT to lh barrel lug & 36641; plain borderline engraved frame; g. profiles & markings; 60% blued finish to barrel &frame, grey to cylinder & t/guard; vg chequered walnut grips; all complete; gwo & cond. #36641 Pre 1900 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 265 $550 – 700
266 SCARCE ROYAL IRISH CONSTABULARY PATTERN PERCUSSION PISTOL: .66” Cal;4½” barrel stamped near breech with Irish reg. no. C-369; p. bore; std proofs to breech; captive rod fitted; VR ROYAL CYPHER to lhs of frame, TOWER 1848 to rhs; centre hammer action, marked BO , with slight wear; grey patina to barrel, action & fittings; g. stock with minor bruising; gwo & o/a g cond. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 266 $1800 – 2000
267 COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31ML; 5 shot cylinder; 102mm (4”) oct barrel with 2 line New
York address; COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; mellow brass t/guard & back strap; wear to profiles, barrel address & Colts patent; v. faint cylinder scene; silver grey fnish to barrel, cylinder, lever & hammer with several bruises & scratches; g. original walnut grips; missing wedge screw & one frame pin o/w gwo & f. cond. C.1853  #58720 matching L/R
PRICE REALISED: $900
Catalogue A49 Item 267 $500 – 600
268 COMPOSITE COLT 1851 SQUARE BACK NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with no visible scene; 190mm (7½”) octagonal Colt Brevette barrel & lever; COLTS PATENT to frame; brass t/guard & back strap with 70% silver plate remaining; grey finish to all metal; worn chequered walnut grips inlet with diamond shaped silver star; gwo & p. cond.  #473 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1500
Catalogue A49 Item 268 $800 – 1000
269 GERMAN WHEEL LOCK PISTOL: .65 Cal; 13” round to octagonal barrel; g. bore; flat unadorned lock with external wheel & catch operated sliding pan cover, unextended dog; iron trigger guard with deep spur, offset trigger; small belt hook with chiselled mount, held by side-nail; iron tangs extend from trigger & breech to fishtail style butt finished with flat iron butt plate;  silver grey patina to barrel, brown/grey to lock & brown to iron furniture; full stock of classic form profusely inlaid with bone includes marine monsters, ivy & figurines & also Mother of Pearl flowerets, the underside features a beast’s head, the lhs features an engraved Mother of Pearl disc depicting an Emperor & wreathed in bone inlay, a band of 6 engraved panels adorns the butt, 2 are replacements, except for these & a small piece absent near the muzzle the inlay is in vg cond; the stock with the small piece absent near the muzzle is in g cond, except minor age splits; ramrod with carved iron head; g. cond o/a C.1650 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $10500
Catalogue A49 Item 269 $10500 – 12000
270 EARLY GERMAN CAVALIER’S WHEEL LOCK PISTOL: 10 bore; 19¾” round barrel retained by brass band & tang screw; plain iron wheel lock with  armourer’s mark inside of the lock plate; plain iron t/guard & v. fine trigger; lhs of stock fitted with an iron belt hook of the period; soft grey finish to barrel, lock & fittings; g. stock with several areas of dormant borer activity; butt section has a large hole drilled through to accommodate a heavy circular leather wrist strap; complete with spanner; gwo & cond. A scarce military pistol of the period. C.1550. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $4500
Catalogue A49 Item 270 $4500 – 6000
271 SCARCE ITALIAN SNAPHAUNCE HOLSTER PISTOL: 38 bore; 13½”, 2 stage barrel; grotesque mask to the muzzle; sml areas of floral engraving to 1st ballister with floral engraving to the breech; plain lock & cock with sparse areas of floral engraving; beautiful brass t/guard with intricate castings & engravings; beautiful eared butt cap with grotesque mask & floral tributes around the outside; elaborate wrist decoration in brass relief; lhs of pistol fitted with belt hook; vg profiles; clear engraving & markings; soft patina to all brass furniture; exc stock with minor bruising, possibly Russian walnut; complete with correct r.rod; gwo & cond.  C.1650. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $9500
Catalogue A49 Item 271 $7000 – 8000
272 CASED PAIR OF JOSEPH MANTON HALF STOCKED PERCUSSION DUELLING PISTOLS: 30 bores; 10″ oct barrels; g. bores; std sights; borderline & foliate engraved locks inscribed JOSEPH MANTON LONDON; fitted with bolted safeties & platinum vents; steel pineapple finial t/guards engraved with trophies & flags; vg profiles & clear engraving; light coloured brown pattern to barrels, soft grey finish to locks, hammers & furniture; vg stocks with chequered butts & horn forend caps; complete with horn tipped ebony rods; gwo & cond. Presented in their original mahogany case with circular brass handle to lid & brass escutcheon with initials F.R.B. 1861 SC scratched; original trade label; partitioned & lined in green baize with turn screw, pincer mould, mallet, 3 way flask & rod. C.1812 Converted to percussion at a later period. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $9500  
Catalogue A49 Item 272 $10000 – 12000
273 SUPERB CASED PAIR OF CALVERTS FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOLS: 50 Cal; 1 5/8″ round barrels with foliage engraved to each side; round body frames, breech inscribed CALVERTS LEEDS in gold inlay & stand of flag; trophies engraved to both sides of frames; centre hammer actions with re-inforced cocks, sliding top safety & concealed triggers; sharp profiles, exc gold inlay work & frame engravings; 98% fire blue finish to barrels, breech & trigger; exc bag shaped grips with silver wire inlays of foliage; silver foliage butt caps; wrist escutcheons engraved with stag & family motto NON TIMEO SED CAVEO; all complete; gwo & exc cond. Presented in its vg cond, original mahogany case with signed family crest paper label; partitioned & lined in blue velvet with some fading; complete with a fine leather covered hallmarked silver flask, vent brush, barrel key & horn handled turn screw. C.1820 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $10000
Catalogue A49 Item 273 $7000 – 8000
274 CASED PAIR OF WOGDON FULL STOCKED FLINTLOCK DUELLING PISTOLS: 28 bores; 10″ swamped octagonal barrels inscribed WOGDON LONDON & RW to under barrels; silver dovetail front sights & notched rear sight
at the tang; plain stepped locks with bolted safeties inscribed WOGDON & fitted with swan necked cocks, gold washed integral pans & gold vents; iron acorn finial t/guards with floral bouquet; g. profiles, clear address & markings; soft grey pattern to barrels, locks, fittings & furniture; one pistol has moderate pitting to the acorn finial; g. stocks with crisp chequered butts; both pistols have small inlets to the forends at the muzzles; gwo & cond. Presented in their original vg cond mahogany case; partitioned & lined in green baize with moderate wear; complete with pincer mould, leather covered 3 way flask, oil bottle, rod, vent brush & balls, C.1795 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $21000
Catalogue A49 Item 274 $22000 – 25000
275 CASED PAIR of ROCKS & BLAKEMORES FULLY STOCKED TRAVELLING SMOOTH BORE PERCUSSION PISTOLS: 650 Cal; 8″ oct twist barrels with hook breech, exc bores & Birmingham proofs below; iron front & rear sights; back action locks marked ROCKS & BLAKEMORES; pineapple finial to t/guard; silver grey finish to all metal; locks, guard, breech, butt cap & other smaller delicately scroll engraved; vg wood with chequered grips & steel butt cap; captive ramrods; vacant silver escutcheons; gwo & exc cond.  In a vg cond mahogany case, poorly relined with green baize; accessories include mould, wad cutter, loading rod, powder flask & oil bottle. An excellent pair of pistols in a case that would grade up well. C.1840 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $3400
Catalogue A49 Item 275 $2500 – 3000
276 CASED PAIR OF T.K.BAKER PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOLS: .45 Cal; 2 1/8″ turn off oct barrels engraved T.K.BAKER LONDON; Birmingham proofs;  f. bores;  bead front & notched rear sights; silver steel frames foliate engraved within decorative borders; en-suite engraving to t/guard, breech, tangs & side action hammers; grey patina to barrels & actions, some small stains; f to g profiles; fitted with g. walnut bag shaped grips with v. fine chequering & silver escutcheons engraved CRS ENGINEER; gwo & cond. Presented in g. cond original mahogany case with green felt lining, some staining; accessories incl key, barrel key/mould, oil bottle, flask, cap tin & 2 part loading rod with jag & screw; o/a g. cond.; would grade up.  C.1860 N/L
PRICE REALISED: $3000
Catalogue A49 Item 276 $2000 – 2500
277 CASED PAIR OF HALF STOCKED FLINTLOCK DUELLING PISTOLS by MULEY, DUBLIN: 28 bore; 10″ oct barrels; gold oval escutcheon to hook breech top flats engraved DUBLIN & marked under barrels 1410; f to g smooth bores; steel blade front sights, notched rear sights; gold bands to breeches & gold vents; flat locks with broad double line borders, engraved resting dog to tails & rays afore the double bridled rainproof pans, swan necked cocks, rollers to the frizzen springs & signed MULEY; iron furniture, engraved butt cap, pineapple finial t/guards with extended finger grips & breech tangs engraved with spears, flags, drum & fleur-de-lis; silver oval escutcheons initialled in old English script JG; g. profiles; clear engraving & markings; vg brown Damascus finish to barrels; brown to locks & furniture with blued hammers; vg stocks with chequered butts, each with age split one side; horn nose caps & rod ends; gwo & exc cond; old Irish Dublin reg # DU-2078 & DU-2079. Presented in g. cond mahogany case with flush fitting carrying handle engraved Capn Gore. Cambridge Militia; partitioned & lined in lime green baize; with 2 way leather covered flask. C.1790. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 277 $15000 – 17000
278 CASED PAIR OF HALF STOCKED PERCUSSION OFFICERS PISTOLS by WILLIAM GREENER: 54 bore; 10″ oct barrels, top flats engraved W.Greener Maker To His Royal Highness Prince Albert, platinum band to hook breech flats; s/n’s P40 & P41; sliding blade front sight, notched rear; f to g smooth bores; border line engraved flat locks with acanthus foliate engraving & signed WILLIAM GREENER, hammers with sliding safeties & engraved en-suite, flower to nipple lumps, one hammer with replaced spur; iron furniture, engraved pineapple finial t/guards & breeches; silver rectangular escutcheons engraved with dragon family crest & FIDELIS motto; g. profiles; clear engravings & markings; mottled grey/brown finish to barrels; grey/blue to locks & t/guards; vg stocks with coarse chequered butts, small bruises; captive swivel rods; gwo & cond. Presented in g. cond mahogany case with flush fitting carrying handle engraved RB; partitioned & lined in faded red velvet; with key, cap tin, loading rod with jag & worm & 3 way leather covered flask.  C.1850. N/L
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 278 $8000 – 9000
279 CASED 1851 ADAMS PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot cylinder; 158mm (6¼”) oct barrel; g. bore; top strap & barrel marked DEANE ADAMS & DEANE (MAKERS TO H-R-H PRINCE ALBERT) 30 KING WILLIAM ST,T, LONDON BRIDGE; London proofs; borderline engraved frame with Adams Patent to rhs; acanthus foliate engraving to frame panels, t/guard, b/strap & butt cap; g. profiles, clear address & markings; thinning blue finish to barrel & frame, grey to cylinder, t/guard & butt cap; vg chequered walnut grips; gwo & vg cond.  Presented in its original oak case with vg original trade label, lid has age split & patchy faded finish, partitioned & lined in g. cond green baize; accessories include 3 way flask, mould & stripping tools. C.1855 #6743R L/R
PRICE REALISED: $2200
Catalogue A49 Item 279 $2500 – 3000
280 CASED LONDON ARMOURY CO ADAMS PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot cylinder; 146mm (5¾”) oct barrel; side mounted loading lever, London proofs & LAC; vg bore; 90% blue finish to barrel & frame, patchy blue finish to cylinder numbered 37393, frame engraved ADAMS PATENT 37393 under the number 21592; g. cond chequered wooden grips. Presented in its original g. cond Mahogany case with round escutcheon, partitioned & lined  in green baize with some replaced fabric; accessories include flask, nipple key, oil bottle & scarce leather covered Deane Adams Deane London embossed Rand’s Patent pewter pot. C.1865 #37393 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1800
Catalogue A49 Item 280 $1200 – 1500
281 CASED COLT NEW LINE C/F REVOLVER: 41 Cal; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 57mm (2¼”) rnd barrel with COLT NEW 41 etched panel to lhs, 2 line Hartford address & patent dates under barrel; std sights; steel nickel frame, spur trigger & back strap; sharp profiles, address & markings; 95% orig full nickel finish; fire blue to hammer; exc mother of pearl grips; gwo & exc cond. Presented in a Colt London case with orig trade label; partitioned & lined in green baize. C.1879 #10666 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $3200
Catalogue A49 Item 281 $2700 – 3300
282 CASED COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with 85% scene; 153mm (6″) oct barrel; std sights & 2 line New York address; COLTS PATENT to frame; 70% silver plate finish remains to brass t/guard & back strap; g. profiles, address & markings; soft grey finish to barrel with a small darker patch of grey to cylinder & frame; g. original walnut grips; gwo & cond. Presented in a vg modern case with trade label; partitioned & lined in green baize wih an assortment of accessories. C.1852  #36682 matching L/R
PRICE REALISED: $2400
Catalogue A49 Item 282 $2000 – 2400
283 CASED ENGLISH D/B PINFIRE PISTOL: 9mm PF Cal; 83mm (3¼”) round tip action barrels; g. rifled bores; silver bead sight; Birmingham proofs; acanthus foliate engraved frame with engraved side action hammers; engraved steel furniture includes butt cap & t/guard; vg profiles; mottled grey patina to barrel, frame & furniture; g. cond. fine chequered grips with vacant silver escutcheon; vgwo & cond.  Presented in g. Mahogany case with round escutcheon, lined in orig blue baize, with minor stains & rub marks, accessories incl cartridge mag, turnscrew & rod. C.1865 #823 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $900
Catalogue A49 Item 283 $900 – 1200
284 CASED 4th MODEL TRANTER PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot cylinder 153mm (6”) oct barrel with top flat engraved J. BEATTIE. 205 REGENT St LONDON; f. bore; border line & scroll engraved frame & top strap; grey patina to barrel & frame with traces of blue in protected areas; fine pitting to one small area of cylinder; chequered walnut grips showing slight wear; steel butt cap; gwo & vg. cond. Presented in g.cond orig Mahogany case with vacant escutcheon to lid, lined in its orig green baize with a full compliment of orig accessories. A good complete set. #8133T L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 284 $3500 – 4000
285 CASED & ENGRAVED, COLONIAL TRANTER 4TH MODEL SINGLE TRIGGER PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 120 bore; 5 shot cylinder; 92mm (3¾”) oct barrel; f. to g. bore; top flat clearly engraved HENRY CHALLENER 61 KING ST WEST SYDNEY N.S.W; clear border line & foliate engraved frame; revolver has an untouched soft brown patina with traces of finish in protected areas; g. chequered walnut grips; all complete; action slightly A/F; g. o/a cond. Presented in its orig mahogany case in g. cond, partitioned & lined in green baize; with vg Dixon bag flask, oil bottle, Tranter mould, turn screw & wrench. Would improve with a little T.L.C. #15206T L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 285 $2000 – 2500
286 CASED LONDON ARMOURY CO ADAMS PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot cylinder; 146mm (5¾”) oct barrel; g bore; side mounted loading lever, London proofs & LAC, top flat marked ROBERT ADAMS, 76 KING WILLIAM STREET, LONDON; 80% blue finish to barrel, lever & cylinder; cylinder numbered 34036R, frame engraved ADAMS PATENT No. 34036R under the number B18289; L.A.C trade mark to frame rhs; g. cond chequered wooden grips; vgwo & cond. Presented in its original g. cond Oak case with round escutcheon, partitioned & lined in purple velvet, fading & some stains; accessories include bag flask, nipple key, turnscrew, mould & leather caps bag. C.1865  #34036R L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1800
Catalogue A49 Item 286 $1500 – 1800
287 SUPERB CASED ENGLISH PERCUSSION DRAGOON PEPPERBOX PISTOL: .58 Cal; 5 shot; 130mm (5 1/8″) fluted barrel cluster, struck with London proofs; vg bores; acanthus foliate fully engraved frame with centre hammer; sliding top safety; lhs engraved JOSEPH BOURNE. MAKER No. 5 WHITTALL STREET, ST MARY’S SQUARE; breeches engraved & numbered; iron t/guard, hinged butt trap all engraved en-suite; sharp profiles & crisp engraving; clear case colours to frame, hammer, t/guard & hinged butt cap; exc fine chequered walnut grips; action a/f, exc cond. Presented in its orig vg cond Mahogany case with shield escutcheon, chip to rear base, partitioned & lined in orig green baize, minor fading & rubs; vg orig access incl bag flask, nipple key, oil bottle, mould combined loading rod & loading rod. C.1850 #23451 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $2600
Catalogue A49 Item 287 $2500 – 3500
288 CASED 1st MODEL TRANTER DOUBLE TRIGGER PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot cylinder; 165mm (6½”) oct barrel; standard sights & detachable rammer; f to g bore; newly engraved borderline & foliate frame;  London proofs; f to g. profiles; new blue finish to barrel, frame & fittings; cylinder & hammer in the white; vg chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. Presented in mahogany case, lid partly stained, partitioned & lined in green baize with a full complement of g. accessories. C.1860. #1634 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $2700
Catalogue A49 Item 288 $2700 – 3000
289 CASED WEBLEY PRYSE C/F REVOLVER: .45 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 140mm (5½”) oct barrel, raised top rib marked CHAS OSBORNE & Co BIRMINGHAM; plain frame; new nickel finish to all parts, some peeling to cylinder; f to g bore; g cond chequered birds head style grips; gwo & cond. Presented in g cond Oak case with rnd brass escutcheon, partitioned & lined red velvet, some mothing; accessories include key, rod, oil bottle rod & turnscrew. C.1870 #1642 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $2300
Catalogue A49 Item 289 $2500 – 2800
290 CASED ADAMS TYPE DOUBLE ACTION PERCUSSION REVOLVER: .380 Cal; 5 shot cylinder; 113mm (4½”) octagonal barrel with top strap engraved E.M.REILLY & CO LONDON; with a notched rear sight & bead front sight;  hinged loading lever  fitted to lhs of barrel; g bore; plain frame with borderline engraving; g. profiles; clear address; blue finish to barrel & bluish/brown to frame, t/guard & butt cap; 80% original blue to cylinder; original chequered walnut grips with repaired section; gwo & cond. Presented in g cond Oak case with trade label, partitioned & lined in khaki baize; accessories include bag flask, turn screw, rod & cap tins. C.1860 #20912 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1000
Catalogue A49 Item 290 $1200 – 1500
291 CASED BEAUMONT ADAMS PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot non fluted cylinder marked 20822R, 148mm (5¾”) oct barrel with top strap marked blanch & son 29 gracechurch stt london; London Proofs; borderline engraved frame marked ADAMS PATENT No 20822Rbelow B5287; g. profiles with clear markings & sharp engraving; 80% original blue finish to barrel, frame & lever, grey finish to t/guard & hinged butt cap, blue/black to cylinder; vg chequered grips; all complete; gwo & cond.  In its original g. cond screw top Oak case with round brass escutcheon; partitioned & lined in blue velvet; accessories include, flask, tools, mould, rod, oil bottle & cap tins. C.1860  #20822R L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 291 $3500 – 3800
292 CASED 1851 ADAMS PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot cylinder; 172mm (6¾”) oct barrel; exc bore; top strap & barrel marked DEANE ADAMS & DEANE, 30 KING WILLIAM ST,T, LONDON BRIDGE; London proofs; borderline engraved frame with ADAMS PATENT to rhs; vg profiles, clear address & markings; 98% blue finish to barrel, frame, cylinder, t/guard & butt cap; vg chequered walnut grips; exc wo cond. Presented in its original oak case with repaired front lid edge; partitioned & lined in green baize, one small compartment lid relined & some small stains; accessories include bag flask, oil bottle, wash-leather caps bag & stripping tool. C.1855 #11636R L/R
PRICE REALISED: $4000
Catalogue A49 Item 292 $3500 – 3800
293 CASED M.1872 ADAMS C/F REVOLVER: .450 Cal; 6 shot LONDON proofed cylinder; 153mm (6”) oct barrel; g. bore; top barrel flat marked ADAM’S PATENT SMALL ARMS CO 391 STRAND LONDON; std sights; plain frame with rhs marked ADAMS’S PATENT in oval, trade mark & 5454; g. profiles & clear markings; thinning blue/plum finish to barrel, frame & cylinder; g. chequered walnut grips; all complete; gwo & cond. Presented in its original oak case in g cond; with  orig label, oil stained, orig green baize lining & partitions, some rub marks & minor stains; no access. C.1875. #5454 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $1800
Catalogue A49 Item 293 $1800 – 2000
294 CASED JOSEPH HARKOM ADAMS PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot cylinder; 146mm (5¾”) oct barrel; side mounted loading lever, London proofs & LAC near breech; top strap & barrel flat marked JOSEPH HARKOM, GUN MAKER, 22 PRINCES ST EDINGURGH; g bore; 85% blue finish to barrel, frame & cylinder; trigger, hammer & lever in the white; borderline & acanthus foliate engraving to barrel, frame, t/guard & butt cap; cylinder numbered 32479R; frame engraved ADAMS PATENT No. 32479R under the number B16805; g. chequered wooden grips; vgwo & cond.  Presented in g. cond Mahogany case with round escutcheon;  partitioned & lined in green baize with minor fading & stains; vg accessories include bag flask, nipple key, turnscrew, bullet mould, oil bottle, cleaning rod & cap tins. C.1865 #32479R L/R
PRICE REALISED: $2200
Catalogue A49 Item 294 $2000 – 2500
296 CASED COGSWELL & HARRISON No.2 RIMFIRE TRANTER REVOLVER: .32 Cal; 7 shot cylinder; 89mm (3½”) oct barrel, top flat engraved COGSWELL & HARRISON. STRAND, LONDON; f. bore, London proofs;  spur trigger; borderline engraved frame;  lhs breech stamped W.TRANTER’S PATENT  2255; g. profiles; thinning blue finish to all metal; g. chequered walnut grips;  repaired hammer spur o/w gwo & cond.  Presented in g. cond Mahogany case, relined
in green felt; no accessories. With pkt cartridges to local buyer only. C.1870 #2255 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $600
Catalogue A49 Item 296  $800 – 1000
297 CASED SMITH & WESSON MODEL 1½ REVOLVER: 32 RF; 5 shot plain cylinder with LONDON proofs; 89mm (3½”) oct barrel with clear S&W address & Patent dates; f. bore; plain frame with spur trigger; 80% blue finish remaining to frame & barrel; 60% to cylinder; sharp profiles & clear markings; g. cond Rosewood grips; vgwo & cond. Presented in g cond relined Oak case with replaced George Gibbs label. C.1867 #22033 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 297 $1500 – 1800
298 CASED WEBLEY BENTLEY TYPE PERCUSSION D/A, OPEN FRAME REVOLVER retailed by ADAMS LONDON: 54 bore; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 149mm (5 7/8″) oct barrel marked ADAMS LONDON & struck with Birmingham proofs, secured to arbour by a Colt type wedge; acanthus foliate engraved frame & spurless hammer & b/strap; fitted with an Adams type safety & cover over the nipples; sharp profiles, clear markings & engraving; thin blue/black finish to barrel; grey to frame, back strap & t/guard; vg chequered walnut grip with hinged butt cap; cylinder does not quite index properly o/w gwo & vg cond.  Presented in its original g. cond mahogany case, water stain to lid edge, lined in green baize, bottom of case relined; with g. bag flask, turn screw, rod & cap tin. A quality revolver. #588 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 298 $1700 – 1900
299 CASED PAIR OF H.W.MORTIMER FULL STOCKED PERCUSSION PISTOLS: 50 Cal; 3½” octagonal hook breech barrels marked MORTIMER & SON LONDON MAKERS TO HER MAJESTY & 1256 H.M. underside of both barrels; borderline & foliate engraved locks fitted with bolted safeties; iron pineapple finial t/guards marked 89 FLEET STREET within an oval; fitted with belt hooks; vg profiles, clear address & engraving; soft grey patina to barrels, locks & fittings; vg orig stocks with chequered butts & oval silver escutcheons to wrists with a crest of an armoured arm holding a grenade; all complete with rods; gwo & vg cond.  Presented in their original, g. cond, brass bound mahogany case, partitioned & lined in brown velvet with moderate wear; with Dixon & Son 3 way flask, pincer mould, cleaning rod, cap tin, powder scoop & balls & caps compartments. C.1840  N/L
PRICE REALISED: $0
Catalogue A49 Item 299 $3300 – 3600
300 CASED COLT FACTORY ENGRAVED OPEN TOP R/F REVOLVER: 22 RF; 7 shot engraved non fluted cylinder; 60mm (2 7/16″) round barrel; std sights; engraved 2 line Hartford address; engraved nickel plated brass frame with spur trigger & marked 22 CAL; sharp profiles, address & markings; 85% original nickel finish remains; vg rosewood grips with v. minor bruising; gwo & vg+ cond.  Presented in its original vg cond mahogany case; partitioned & lined in blue velvet with maroon & rope borders; with cartridge magazine. C.1876. A great outfit. 89103 L/R
PRICE REALISED: $3600
Catalogue A49 Item 300 $2600 – 3200