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CATALOGUE A53, October 2019: ITEMS NO 501-600

501 LOT X 2 – SPANISH FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL: 20 bore; 11" round barrel with faint engraved script, also scrolls & maker’s gold touch mark to the breech; p. bore; engraved & bevelled banana lock, traces of gold wash, action a/f; ornate steel furniture; silver grey patina to barrel, dark brown to lock & furniture; worn profiles; p. ornate stock with splits, repairs & missing pieces to lock & forend; ramrod absent; p. cond. C.1800. ENGLISH S/B PERCUSSION MINER’S PISTOL: 50 bore; 3" round turn off barrel; foliate engraved box lock centre hammer, action a/f; smooth profiles & markings; grey to box lock & fittings; slab sided grips loose & with deeply carved p cond. C.1850 N/L Catalogue A53 $500 – 700
502 FRENCH PERCUSSION HOLSTER PISTOL: .69 Cal; 10¼" round barrel secured with brass double nose cap band; 831 to breech; p. bore; lock with arsenal stamp & faint name, nipple broken, action a/f; grey patina to barrel & lock; mellow brass regulation furniture; g. stock, u/side branded 2M2; minor bruises, no rod provision; g cond o/a. C1840 N/L Catalogue A53 $900 – 1200
503 U.S. ARMY M.1842 PERCUSSION SERVICE PISTOL: .55 Cal; 8½" round barrel fitted with a captive rod & secured by a brass band; exc bore; plain lock with U.S. I.N.JOHNSON & MIDDTN COMM 1854; plain brass regulation furniture; exc. profiles & clear markings; pistol is in the white; vg. cond stock with few bruises; no ordnance stamps; exc wo & cond. Dated 1854 N/L Catalogue A53 $1000 – 1500
504 PERCUSSION OFFICER’S PISTOLS by W. JACKSON: .65 Cal; 8½" round damascus barrel, top flat inlaid in gold W. JACKSON LONDON; gold band to hook breech flats, platinum plug; captive rod to under side; fine silver bead front & small notched rear tang sight; exc cond smooth bore; border panel engraved flat lock with acanthus foliate & signed W. JACKSON, hammer with sliding safety & engraved ensuite; engraved iron furniture includes pineapple finial t/guard, breech & butt cap with hinged lid; belt hook to lhs; vacant silver wrist escutcheon; vg. profiles, clear engravings & markings; exc damascus finish to barrel; grey/blue to lock & t/guard; vg full stock with chequered butt, v. small bruises; gwo & cond. C.1845 N/L Catalogue A53 $1600 – 2200
505 FLEMISH FLINTLOCK U/O TAP ACTION POCKET PISTOL: 54 bore; 3 1/8" screw off brass barrels; g. bores; brass frame engraved with pineapples & foliage; plain brass t/guard; centre hammer fitted; re-inforced cock, sliding safety & barrel switch to lhs; g. profiles & clear engraving; mellow finish to barrels & frame with a couple of bruise marks to barrels; vg chequered walnut grips with silver inlay to back of grip; all complete; gwo & g cond. C.1780 N/L Catalogue A53 $1500 – 2000
506 PAIR OF PUTNAM LONDON PERCUSSION 1/2 STOCKED BELT PISTOLS: 40 Cal; 4½" octagonal barrels, LONDON to top flat & brass bead front sights; platinum bands to the breech & small notched rear sights at the tang; foliate engraved back action lock marked PUTNAM, foliate engraved triggers & hammers; German silver triggers, t/guards & fittings; belt hooks fitted to lhs; sharp profiles & clear markings; soft brown patina to barrels; soft grey to back action locks & hammers; soft patina to t/guards & fittings; vg stocks with chequered butts & vacant shield escutcheons to wrists; fitted with captive r.rods; all complete; gwo & vg cond. A delightful pair of pocket pistols. # 36 & 37 N/L Catalogue A53 $2600 – 3200
507 WILLIAMSON’S S/B DUAL IGNITION PERCUSSION R/F POCKET DERINGER: 41 Cal; 63mm (2½") barrel; standard sights, Williamson address & 2 arrows engraved, one to each side; f. bore; mellow brass frame, back strap & t/guard; g. profiles & clear markings; blue/grey to barrel; vg re-stock; complete with percussion insert; gwo & cond. #9686 L/R Catalogue A53 $800 – 1100
508 UTTING of LONDON BRASS BARREL FLINTLOCK BLUNDERBUSS PISTOL with BAYONET: 1¼" bore at the muzzle; 8" flared rnd to octagonal brass barrel engraved UTTING No 265 BOROUGH-LONDON, fitted with 7" spring retained tri-form bayonet; bevel edge borderline engraved lock with sunburst & UTTING, swan neck cock with sliding safety, semi rain proof double bridle pan & roller frizzen; vg profiles; even blue/grey patina to cock, pineapple finial t/guard, pipes & blade; mellow patina to brass; vg. cond full stock with chequered grip; vgwo & cond. C.1810 N/L Catalogue A53 $3500 – 4000
509 U/O TAP ACTION FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: .36 Cal; 1¼" barrels; g. bores; brass frame with trophies & flags decoration to rhs; centre hammer action with re-inforced cock & sliding top safety, half cock slightly a/f; struck with Birmingham proofs; slight wear to profiles; silvery grey patina to barrels, fittings & barrel selector; mellow finish to frame; g. chequered slab sided wooden grips with minor edge chips; gwo & cond. C.1820 N/L Catalogue A53 $1300 – 1600
510 ENGLISH U/O PERCUSSION TURN OVER POCKET PISTOL: .36 Cal; 1¾" turn off round barrels, foliate engraved steel rounded box lock type action with centre hammer, half cock a/f, sliding top safety & concealed trigger; lhs marked BARNES BRA???EY; smooth profiles; mottled grey brown patina to barrels; f. cond v. finely chequered bag shaped grips with vacant silver wrist escutcheon; fwo & cond. C.1850 # 756 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
511 COOPERS PATENT RING TRIGGER PERCUSSION PEPPERBOX PISTOL: .80 bore: 6 shot, 3½" barrel cluster struck with Birmingham proofs; foliate & borderline engraved steel frame with J.R. COOPERS PATENT to lhs; f to g. profiles & clear engraving; mottled grey matt finish to barrel cluster, grey brown to action & ring trigger; plain wooden grips with moderate bruising to rhs; gwo & cond. C.1850 #23372LSB L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
512 ENGLISH PERCUSSION BOOT PISTOL withBAYONET: .46 Cal; 89mm (3½") oct turn off barrel fitted with 3½" spring retained tri-form bayonet, actuated by sliding engraved t/guard; borderline & acanthus foliate engraved box lock with central cock; DROGHEDA to breech tang; g. profiles, light wear; even blue/grey patina to action, barrel & t/guard; blade in the white; g. chequered grip, engraved ornate silver butt cap, vacant escutcheon; gwo & cond.C.1860 N/L Catalogue A53 $800 – 1100
513 FLEMISH BOXLOCK FLINTLOCK BRASS BLUNDERBUSS BOOT PISTOL: 1" bore at the muzzle; 3½" flared brass barrel with integrated box lock action, centre hammer with re-inforced cock & sliding safety bar (loose); borderline engraved action sides with vacant oval panels within stand of arms; g. profiles; mellow brass patina, grey/brown to iron fittings; g. cond slab sided walnut grips with minor bruises; gwo & cond. C.1820 N/L Catalogue A53 $1200 – 1500
514 FRENCH MODEL 1822T GENDARMERIE PERCUSSION PISTOL: .60 Cal; 127mm (5") barrel stamped with view & proofs; vg. bore; lock marked Mre Rle de Maubeuge, half cock slightly a/f; Mle 1842 on the tang; iron regulation furniture; barrel & stock stamped 14, MR roundel & CHAS to stock; silver grey finish to all metal; vg cond stock & vg cond o/a. N/L Catalogue A53 $800 – 1100
514a SUPERB, ENGRAVED & MATCHED PAIR OF A. FRANCOTTE A LIEGE C/F TARGET PISTOLS: 380 Cal; s/shot; 267mm (10½”) barrels, exc bores; small cone shaped front sight, adjustable notched back sights at the tang; set triggers; under lever actions; centre of barrels are fluted & barrel flats inscribed A. FRANCOTTE A LIEGE to the middle of the barrels; breech & muzzle relief engraved with leaves & acorns; back action locks & action engraved in relief ensuite to barrels; sharp profiles & clear address & engravings; retaining 95% original blue finish, steel grey finish to action, locks & fittings; beautiful ebony stocks with fluted butts & ornate butt caps carved ensuite as barrels & actions; all complete; gwo & exc cond. C.1880 Pistols were brought back from France after WWI #1005 both L/R Catalogue A53 $5000 – 7000
515 NIXON ALL METAL S/B PERCUSSION SAW HANDLE BELT PISTOL: .475 Cal; 127mm (5") octagonal barrel with silver bead front sight, notched rear sight, marked W.M. NIXON IMPROVED; fitted with captive rod in German silver rib below & steel belt hook to lhs; German silver acanthus foliate engraved action, body, t/guard & saw handle grip; dark mottled plum patina to barrel, small impacts to butt cap; gwo & cond. C.1850 N/L Catalogue A53 $800 – 1100
516 EASTERN MADE TRIPLE BARREL PERCUSSION PISTOL: .32 Cal; 114mm (4½") vertical round to hexagonal barrel cluster; all barrels fire at same time; central hammer in box lock action; all in the white; wood grips with MoP & brass wire inlays; of crude construction; fwo & p. cond. #516 Pre 1900 L/R Catalogue A53 $300 – 400
517 CONTINENTAL D/B TIP ACTION PINFIRE PISTOL: 11mm PF: 121mm (4¾") round tip-up barrels; 4 groove rifling in p. cond; iron box lock action with central hammers & concealed triggers; cross hatch engraving to sides & below; all metal in the white & lightly pitted; one piece carved fluted wood grips in f. cond, small split & repair to lhs; ornate steel butt cap with eyelet; fwo & p. cond. C.1870 #0011518 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
518 WILSON D/B PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOL by WILSON: 30 bore; 102mm (4¼") octagonal barrels marked WILSON & LONDON, captive rammer below, rod head absent; acanthus foliate engraved box lock action & side hammers, rhs half cock slightly a/f; steel t/guard & butt plate with hinged lid engraved ensuite; plum patina to barrels & hammers; action in the white; fine chequered grips g. cond except faint fracture at wrist; g. cond o/a. C.1860 #103 L/R Catalogue A53 $1000 – 1200
519 EUROPEAN FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL: 18 bore; 13¾" round barrel with flat to full length in relief terminating in grotesque mask at breech; p to f. bore; banana lock with scroll & mask designs in relief to lock, swan neck cock, double bridle pan cover & tumbler shaft screw head; very ornate steel furniture includes long eared butt cap with grotesque mask, t/guard, wrist escutcheon, tail pipe & skeletonised side plate; light grey patina to all metal; smooth profiles; g. cond full stock with minor bruising & v. minor edge losses; original rod; gwo & cond. C.1800 N/L Catalogue A53 $1800 – 2200
520 CONTINENTAL PERCUSSION TRAVELLING PISTOL: .55 Cal; 10¼" octagonal twist barrel with captive rod; bead front & V rear sights; p. bore; flat lock engraved with scrolls, half cock a/f; steel furniture, all engraved ensuite with scrolls & foliate chevrons includes t/guard with pineapple finial & butt cap with hinged lid; smooth profiles; mottled silver grey patina to barrel, lock & furniture; plain full stock with sections absent from barrel channel sides, age split to butt; fwo & cond. C.1850 N/L Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
521 CAMFIELD PERCUSSION GREAT COAT PISTOL: .54 Cal; 6" round barrel with captive rod; g. bore; bead front sight; back action lock marked CAMFIELD, lock & hammer engraved with acanthus foliate as is steel furniture including pineapple finial t/guard; blue/grey patina to all metal, f to g profiles & clear markings; full stock in f. cond, repaired age split to chequered wrist; vacant silver oval wrist escutcheon; gwo & cond. C.1840. N/L Catalogue A53 $550 – 700
522 SCARCE ENGLISH FLINTLOCK EPROUVETTE POWDER TESTER: boxlock centre hammer action; borderline engraved steel body & charge measure; g. profiles & clear markings; grey patina to all metal parts; vg slab sided wooden grips; all complete; gwo & cond. C.1830 N/L Catalogue A53 $800 – 1100
522a SCARCE EARLY EPROUVETT POWDER TESTER: 6" o/a length; brass body with sprung, graduated wheel engraved with graduations 1-9; small brass barrel equipped with touch hole for ignition by hand applied match; stock handle of root wood; very compact; all complete; gwo & cond. C.1690 Catalogue A53 $500 – 700
522b LOT X 3DETACHED PERCUSSION LOCK for a P/1845 Extra Service Musket, gwo & cond. WILLIAM DAVIS NO. 13 ball mould. PRE FEDERATION BRASS FITTING for Horse’s martingale collar, front with crown & VR royal cypher, obverse with 2 posts; g. cond. /*Image coming soon*/ $300 – 350
523 BELGIUM OPEN FRAME PINFIRE POCKET REVOLVER: 5mm PF; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 60mm (2½") octagonal barrel; bead front sight; with Liege marks & proofs to frame & cylinder; plain frame; folding trigger; g profiles; nickel finish with small areas of surface pitting; vg carved grips depicting exotic bird; g. cond, action slightly a/f. C.1870 #0011948 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
524 CASED FLINTLOCK SAW HANDLED PISTOLS by McCARTHY OF KATOOMBA: .50 Cal; 255mm (10") octagonal barrels with engraved breeches & platinum vents, top flats engraved McCARTHY GUNMAKER; stepped locks with minimal engraving, French style cocks, rain proof pans, roller frizzens, half cocks a/f; steel furniture includes 2 rod pipes & spur trigger guard with pineapple finial; barrels, locks & furniture with 95% original blue finish; exc cond full stocks with chequered grips. Presented in teak case, lined with apricot velvet with green trim, accessories include starter, mould, rods & turn screw. These pistols were made in 1950 by Bob McCarthy. C.1950 #2200 & #2201 L/R Catalogue A53 $1800 – 2200
524a CASED D.EGG LONDON D/B UNDER/OVER TAP ACTION FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: 54 bore; 2½" round barrels, marked 3 & 4; struck with London proofs to breech; centre hammer action with re-inforced cock & sliding safety bar; borderline engraved boxlock action sides engraved with impressive stands of arms & D.EGG & LONDON; turn over tumbler & screws with floral ends; vg. profiles & markings; barrels, action & t/guard in the white; plain slab sided wooden grips with v. minor bruises; gwo & cond. Presented in Mahogany case with lid escutcheon with crest & motto; blue velvet lined & partitioned box with Durrs Egg label to lid; accessories include scissor mould with barrel key, loading rod with sheathed worm, pan brush, horn pot, 3 way flask (dented) & key. C.1800 N/L Catalogue A53 $2800 – 3300
525 CASED PAIR OF H.W.MORTIMER FULL STOCKED FLINTLOCK DUELLING PISTOLS: .58 Cal; 255mm (10") octagonal hook breech swamped barrels marked H.W. MORTIMER LONDON GUN MAKER TO HIS MAJESTY; gold lined vents; one good & one fair bore; front bead & V rear sights; stepped locks fitted with adjustable triggers, bolted safeties, swan neck cocks, roller frizzens & integral pans, engraved with stand of arms at tails, sunburst below pans & signed HM Mortimer; steel furniture includes pineapple finial t/guards & 2 rod pipes, stand of arms engraved to t/guard bow & breech tang; retaining 70% brown finish to barrels & case colours show to breeches, locks & t/guards; full g. cond stocks with chequered grips with minor bruises, one pistol with extensive, expert repairs to mid-section & forend; complete with rods, one with worm & one with powder charger. Presented in g. cond, brass handled mahogany case, partitioned & re-lined in dun baize in g. cond, with HW Mortimer label, orig accessories include early friction top leather powder flask, pincer mould, turn screw with pricker, cleaning rod, oil bottle & balls. C.1800 N/L Catalogue A53 $12000 – 15000
526 CASED TRANTER 2ND MODEL DBL TRIGGER PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot; 158mm (6¼") octagonal barrel with B. COGSWELL 224 STRAND LONDON to top flat; borderline engraved frame with acanthus foliate engraving; No 3,754T stamped to rhs; barrel, frame, t/guard & b/strap retains 25% original blue finish & g. profiles; g chequered walnut grips; gwo & o/a vg cond. In mahogany case, lid slightly askew, with coin escutcheon & trade label; partitioned & re-lined in green baize, g. original accessories include nipple key, c/rod, repaired bullet mould with original matching serial number, powder flask, oil bottle, spare nipples & cap tins. C.1860 #3754T L/R Catalogue A53 $2200 – 2600
527 CASED ENGLISH HALF STOCKED PERCUSSION DUELLING PISTOLS by BARTON: .56 Cal; 10" damascus octagonal barrels marked J BARTON LONDON, platinum plug & single ring to breeches & struck with London proofs underneath barrels; dovetail silver front & V iron rear sights; p to f. bores; converted from flint, flat locks signed BARTON,fitted with bolted safety, engraved borders, sunburst & acanthus foliate; steel spur t/guards with pineapple finial & engraved stand of arms to bows; silver escutcheons to barrel keys & vacant oval to wrists; barrels refinished & with faint address, silver blue patina to beeches, locks & furniture; vg. cond stocks with chequered grips; complete with horn tip rods; vgwo & cond. Presented in Oak case with flush brass handle; partitioned & relined in green beize; accessories include copper flask, pincer mould, turnscrew, spring clamp & cleaning rod. C.1800 N/L Catalogue A53 $5800 – 6500
528 CASED LACY & CoPEPPERBOX PERCUSSION PISTOL: .42 Cal; 6 shot, 100mm (4") one piece fluted barrel cluster struck with Birmingham proofs; acanthus foliate engraved frame inscribed LACY & Co LONDON within wreath panel on lhs; fully engraved centre hammer; g. profiles, engraving & markings; grey/brown mottled patina to barrel cluster & action; fine chequered walnut grips with hinged cap box to butt cap; gwo & cond. Presented in g. orig mahogany case with vacant lid escutcheon & D.W. WITTON trade label; g. orig green baize lining; access incl pincer mould with rammer arm, copper powder flask, special nipple key, c/rod with worm & cap tin. C.1840 #1851 L/R Catalogue A53 $2000 – 2400
529 CASED COOPERS PATENT RING TRIGGER PERCUSSION PEPPERBOX PISTOL: .39 Cal; 76mm (3") 6 shot, fluted barrel cluster with Birmingham proofs; foliate & borderline engraved iron frame with vacant panel to lhs; g. profiles & clear engraving; dark even patina to all metal; plain wooden grips with minor scuffs; gwo & cond. Presented in original & g cond mahogany case with vacant lid escutcheon; lining of orig burgundy velour & g. cond, though faded; accessories include pincer mould with rammer arm, copper powder flask, nipple key & cap tin. C.1850 #0010188 L/R Catalogue A53 $1500 – 1900
529a SCARCE CASED 1851 ROBT ADAMS DRAGOON PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 38 bore; 5 shot cylinder; 195mm (7½”) octagonal barrel; g bore; standard sights with REILLY 302 NEW OXFORD ST LONDON to top strap; borderline & foliate engraved frame; sharp profiles clear address & address; retaining 80% of original blue finish with most losses to t/guard & leading edges to barrel & frame; soft grey to hinged butt cap & cylinder; vg chequered walnut grips; gwo & vg+ cond. Presented in its original vg mahogany case with shield escutcheon to lid with the initials S.R.F. & antlered game animal crest; complete with exc Hawksley bag flask, wad punch, turn screw, nipple wrench, correct brass mould, oil bottle, rod, cap tin & nipple container. #4831 L/R Catalogue A53 $4500 – 5000
530 CASED J. BENTLEY PERCUSSION PEPPERBOX REVOLVER: .32 Cal; 6 shot; 70mm (2¾") fluted barrels; German silver frame; border engraved with "BY HER MAJESTIES ROYAL LETTERS PATENT – J. BENTLEY – PATENTEE” rhs side IMPROVED SELF ACTING PISTOL; grey patina to barrels, exc cond engraving; rounded butt with 2 pc walnut grips; vgwo & cond. In Mahogany, brass inlet cornered case with vacant lid escutcheon, split to bottom & faded burgundy velour lining with minor scuffs; accessories include, ramrod, scissor mould, flask, turn screw, special nipple wrench & cap tin. C.1855 #169 L/R Catalogue A53 $2200 – 2600
531 PAIR OF E&W BOND FULL STOCKED FLINTLOCK OFFICER’S PISTOL: .65 Cal; 9" round barrels inscribed 45, CORNHILL, LONDON & struck wit London proofs; g. bores; stepped locks with bolted safeties, ring necked cocks, semi w/proof pans & roller frizzens; military style brass furniture; g. profiles & clear markings; silvery grey finish to barrels; matt grey patina to locks; g. stocks with smooth profiles, one with chip to below lock mortice; complete with rods; gwo & cond. C.1840. Presented in a well-made new hardwood box, no partitions & unlined. N/L Catalogue A53 $2800 – 3400
532 MORTIMER PERCUSSION TRAVELLING PISTOL: 15 bore; 7" round barrel with captive rod (replacement), top inscribed LONDON; nipple/drum conversion; p. bore; engraved stepped lock with broken bolted safety, marked MORTIMER, action a/f; silvery grey finish to barrel & lock; stocks with smooth profiles, forend repair to lhs. o/a f to pwo & cond. C.1840. Presented in a well-made new hardwood box. N/L Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
533 ENGLISH PERCUSSION BOOT PISTOL with BAYONET: .45" Cal; 2¼" round turn off barrel fitted with 2¾" spring retained tri-form bayonet actuated by sliding t/guard; stand of arms engraved box lock with central cock & sliding safety (replaced), action inscribed J.No JONES to lhs & LONDON to rhs; g. profiles, light wear; bright grey patina to all metal; minor bruises to slab sided grips; gwo & cond. C.1860 Presented in a well-made new softwood box. N/L Catalogue A53 $800 – 1100
534 B.WOODWARD & SON, PERCUSSION OFFICERS PISTOL: .65 Cal; 9¼" octagonal barrel with captive rod below & LONDON to top; acanthus foliate engraved hook breech with 2 platinum bands & struck with Birmingham proofs below; f. bore; t/guard, back action lock & hammer engraved ensuite with acanthus foliate, lock inscribed B.WOODWARD & SON; steel t/guard & r. pipe; some wear to profiles, grey patina to all metal; full stock with chequered wrist, minor bruises & smooth profiles, chip to lhs forend, vacant silver escutcheon to wrist; gwo & cond. C.1845 Presented in a well-made new hardwood box. N/L Catalogue A53 $1600 – 1800
535 SAML MARSON, EAST INDIA COMPANY CAVALRY PERCUSSION PISTOL: .65 Cal; 9" barrel with captive rammer; breech struck with London proofs & MAKER; g. bore; arsenal conversion from flintlock, replaced hammer & nipple, lock bears EICo Rampant Lion & inspector stamp; cleaned regulation brass furniture; silver grey barrel patina with moderate pitting at breech, plum patina to lock; g. cond stock with minor bruises, faint stamps; o/a gwo & cond. Presented in a well-made new hardwood box. C.1840 N/L Catalogue A53 $1200 – 1500
536 LOT X 2: BRITISH TOWER CONSTABULARY PERCUSSION PISTOL: .65 Cal; 6" barrel; standard captive rod & struck with proofs to the breech; borderline engraved lock with VR ROYAL CYPHER TOWER 1852; entire front half of stock is replaced. Presented in a well-made new softwood box. PAIR OF HIATT TYPE KEY HAND CUFFS; with hinged wrist restraints, with key & cuffs marked 83; g. cond C.1860-1870 N/L Catalogue A53 $600 – 800
537 UNWIN & ROGERS R/F KNIFE PISTOL: 25 Cal; 92mm (3½") octagonal barrel; rhs marked NON XLL, lhs UNWIN & RODGERS PATENTEES SHEFFIELD; rhs blade marked VR UNWIN & ROGERS PATENT, lhs blade an incorrect replacement; g. hinged cap box to the rear; g. profiles & clear markings; soft finish to German silver barrel; g. chequered horn grip scales secured by pins, with 5 sml insect holes; gwo. Presented in a new hardwood box. C.1870 L/R Catalogue A53 $800 – 1000
538 T&W HARRISON PEPPERBOX PERCUSSION PISTOL: .36 Cal; 6 shot, 77mm (3") one piece fluted barrel cluster struck with Birmingham proofs; acanthus foliate engraved frame inscribed T&W HARRISON, CARLISLE (faint) on lhs; fully engraved centre hammer; smooth profiles; grey brown patina to barrel cluster & action; fine chequered walnut grips, with bruising & chip to lhs; fwo & cond. C.1850 Presented in a new hardwood box.
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Catalogue A53 $400 – 600
539 CONNECTICUT ARMS HAMMOND BULLDOG RF PISTOL: 44 RF; 102mm (4") oct barrel; f to g bore; iron frame with spur trigger; wear to profiles & address partially visible; grey patina to barrel with bruising to top flat; dark grey to frame; f to g walnut grips; all complete; gwo & f to g cond. Presented in new hardwood box. C.1870 #2083 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
540 BELGIUM OPEN FRAME PINFIRE REVOLVER: 9mm PF; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 105mm (4 1/8") oct barrel; Liege marks to cylinder; plain frame; g. profiles; plum blue finsh to all metal; g chequered walnut grips with lanyard ring; all complete; weak trigger return spring o/w gwo & cond. Presented in a new hardwood box. C.1870 #3138 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 700
541 BELGIUM MARIETTE BREVETTE PEPPERBOX PISTOL: 36 Cal; 4 shot, 65mm (2½”) barrel cluster; foliate engraved frame & back strap with ring trigger, strap stamped MARIETTE BREVETE; slight wear to profiles, clear engravings; g. black plain wooden grips; gwo & cond. Presented in a new hardwood box. C.1870 #861 L/R Catalogue A53 $600 – 800
542 JOHN BLISSETT BAR HAMMER PERCUSSION TRANSITION REVOLVER: .38 Cal; 6 shot unfluted cylinder; 158mm (6¼") round to octagonal barrel; top flat crudely engraved JOHN BLISSETT LONDON; silver front bead & V rear sights; scroll engraved frame, back strap, butt cap & t/guard; crisp profiles & markings; all metal in the white; g. cond plain grips; vgwo & cond. Presented in a new softwood box. C.1850 #002854 L/R Catalogue A53 $900 – 1100
543 SCARCE 2nd MODEL WEBLEY LONGSPUR PERCUSSION HOLSTER REVOLVER: 48G; 5 shot cylinder struck with Birmingham proofs; 178mm (7") octagonal barrel with top flat engraved WILLIAM HENRY FAIRFAX BIRMINGHAM; f. bore, 3 grooves; standard front sight; John Adams patent loading lever to rhs; acanthus foliate engraved frame, lhs inscribed WEBLEY’S PATENT; plain back strap inscribed 364 & By Her Majesty’s Royal Letters Patent; f. profiles & engraving, clear address; silver grey patina barrel & frame, blue finish to hammer & trigger, dull grey to cylinder; chequered Walnut grips with minor bruises; gwo & cond. Presented in a new softwood box, partitioned & lined & with an assortment of accessories of the era. C.1856 # 364 L/R Catalogue A53 $1500 – 1500
543a COMPOSITE BRASS BARRELLED FLINTLOCK PISTOL: .56 Cal: 9½" round brass barrel struck with London proofs & TR makers stamp; stepped & fully engraved lock with ring neck cock, rain proof pan & roller frizzen; both fitted into newer full stock; with engraved iron furn. Looks good. Presented in a new softwood box. N/L Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
544 LOT X 2 – C.SHARPS DERRINGER: 22 RF; 63mm (2½") 4 shot barrel cluster; f to g bores; standard sights; rhs of frame marked C. SHARPS & Co, then too faint to read, lhs marked C.SHARPS PATENT 1859; smooth profiles; grey patina to barrel cluster; mellow brass to frame; g. grips; action a/f, fwo cond. C.1865 Presented in a new hardwood box. BELGIUM RIMFIRE GARTER PISTOL: .22RF; s/shot; 55mm (2¼") barrel; f. bore; concealed trigger; brown patina to all metal; plain wooden grips; fwo & cond. C.1920 #25114 & 27 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
545 WHEELER D/B UNDER & OVER TAP ACTION FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL:: .32 Cal; 1¼" round barrels; struck with Birmingham proofs & touch mark to breech; centre hammer action with a re-inforced cock & sliding safety bar; boxlock action sides engraved with stands of arms & marked WHEELER to lhs & DUBLIN to rhs; g. profiles & clear engraving; soft grey patina to barrel, frame, t/guard & fittings; g. cond plain slab sided wooden grips with silver escutcheon engraved TM; gwo & cond. C.1800 Presented in a new hardwood box. N/L Catalogue A53 $1300 – 1600
546 ENGLISH PERCUSSION LADIES MUFF PISTOL: .35 Cal; 15/8" octagonal barrel with Birmingham proof; clear foliate engraving to brass frame; centre hammer action with concealed trigger; g. cond fine chequered bag shaped walnut grips inlaid with silver diamond wrist escutcheon & butt cap; good profiles & g. cond. C.1850 Presented in a new hardwood box. N/L Catalogue A53 $500 – 700
547 PAIR ENGLISH PERCUSSION LADIES MUFF PISTOLS: .22 Cal; 1¼" round brass barrels; clear foliate engraving to brass frames; centre hammer actions with sliding safety bars, actions slightly a/f; copper colouring showing in some areas of wear; g. cond fine chequered bag shaped walnut grips; good profiles & g. cond. C.1850. Presented in a new hardwood box. N/L Catalogue A53 $1200 – 1400
548 CASED W.R.PAPE R/F SMITH & WESSON OLD ARMY TYPE REVOLVER: 32 RF; 6 shot non fluted cylinder with London proofs; 127mm 5” octagonal barrel; f to g bore; standard S&W type sights; top barrel flat inscribed W.R.PAPE NEWCASTLE ON TYNE PATENT; sharp profiles, clear address & markings; retaining 85% original blue finish with most losses to grip frame & spur t/guard; fitted with vg ivory grips; tight barrel hinge; gwo & vg cond. Presented in its g. cond oak case with W.R. PAPE Trade label; partitioned & lined in blue baize with 2 cartridge magazines; the case is partition for 2 revolvers, only one present. #745 L/R Catalogue A53 $1800 – 2500
549 CASED COLT S.A.A. C/F REVOLVER: 450 Boxer; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 140mm (5½") barrel; g. bore; standard sights with COLTS PT FA MFG Co HARTFORD CT. USA DEPOT IN PALL MALL LONDON; receiver has been refinished with a full blue finish to barrel, housing, cylinder, t/guard & back strap; vivid case colours to action & hammer; vg Colt walnut grips; gwo & vg cond. Presented in its original oak Colt case with label, directions for using Colt New 450 bore Government Army pistol to lid; partitioned & lined in green baize with cartridge magazine, pewter oil bottle & turn screw. Featured in Colonel Colt Down Under, page 159 #44222 L/R Catalogue A53 $3000 – 3500
550 CASED COLT 1849 POCKET REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot cylinder with 85% stage coach scene remaining; 127mm (5") barrel; standard sights, 2 line New York address to barrel & COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; vg profiles & markings; barrel retains 75% original blue finish, thinner on leading edges; case colours to lever & hammer, faint to frame; retaining 95% original silver plate finish to back strap & t/guard; vg walnut grips with minor marks; gwo & vg+ cond. Presented in an original Colt oak case, partitioned & re-lined in blue velvet; with original Colt cap tin with g. label, Colt 31 Cal iron mould, nipple wrench & James Dixon & Son bag flask inscribed COLTS POCKET FLASK JAMES DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD; all in g. cond. C.1852 #36574 all matching L/R Catalogue A53 $4000 – 5000
551 COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot cylinder with 90% scene; 127mm (5") barrel; p. bore; standard sights, 2 line New York address to barrel & COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; g. profiles, clear address & markings; retaining 65% thinning blue finish to barrel; g. case colours to lever & hammer, silver grey to cylinder, grey to frame & 98% silver plate finish to t/guard & back strap; g. original walnut grips with minor scratches; all complete; gwo & cond. C.1852 #57418 L/R Catalogue A53 $1200 – 1500
552 E.M. REILLY & CO UNDER & OVER PERCUSSION HOWDAH PISTOL: 650 Cal; 89mm (3½") octagonal barrels; f. bores; standard small blade dovetail front sight, notched rear sight to the breech & fitted with a captive ram rod; scroll engraving to top barrel flat, ensuite to back action; locks & t/guard inscribed E.M.REILLY NEW OXFORD ST LONDON; slight wear to profiles, clear address & engraving; dark grey patina to barrels, t/guard, locks & fittings; light & darker patches to lhs of barrel; g. chequered walnut grips with vacant oval silver escutcheon to wrist; gwo & cond. C.1855 #45063PD L/R Catalogue A53 $2000 – 2500
553 COLT MOD.1878 D/ACTION C/F REVOLVER: 45 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 190mm (7½") round barrel g. bore; standard sights, one line Hartford address & 45 CAL to t/guard bow; slight wear to profiles; dark brown patina to barrel, cylinder, ejector housing, frame, back strap & t/guard; areas of fine pitting & traces of blue to frame, cylinder & hammer; vg chequered walnut birds head grips with lanyard loop; gwo & f. cond. C.1886 #17142 L/R Catalogue A53 $900 – 1300
554 COLT MOD.1878 D/ACTION C/F REVOLVER: 45 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 140mm (5½") barrel f to g bore; standard sights, one line Hartford address & 45 CAL to t/guard bow; g. profiles, clear address & markings; soft grey patina to barrel, ejector housing, cylinder, back strap & t/guard; thin blue finish to frame; vg Colt chequered hard rubber grips with lanyard loop; all complete; gwo & cond. C.1888 #21525 L/R Catalogue A53 $1100 – 1500
554a SPANISH COPY OF A COLT S.A.A. REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 114mm (4½”) barrel which has been shortened; f to g bore; standard type front sight; part of Hartford address visible; faint Patent dates & marked 44 CAL to lhs of frame; grey finish to all metal; fine pitting to lhs of frame; wear to profiles; worn 2 piece wooden grips; w/order. The pistol’s story was that it was found under the floor boards of a shearer’s old hut in the centre of NSW many years ago. An interesting piece. #20574 Pre 1900 L/R Catalogue A53 $600 – 800
555 U.S. MARKED COLT 1851 NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with no visible scene; 190mm (7½") octagonal barrel; f. bore; standard sights & one line Hartford address; COLTS PATENT & U.S. marked to lhs of frame; slight wear to profiles & markings; H inspector’s stamp to lh barrel lug, to cylinder, V & G to t/guard; grey salt & pepper finish to barrel, cylinder, lever & frame; cleaned finish to t/guard & back strap; g. walnut grips with in the field chequering; all compete; gwo & f to g cond. C.1857 #77263 matching except wedge & arbour L/R Catalogue A53 $1500 – 1800
555a COLT 1851 NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with 50% scene; 190mm (7½") octagonal barrel with, holster wear to muzzle; f to g. bore; New York address; COLTS PATENT to frame; plum grey patina to cylinder, barrel & action; mellow finish to brass furniture; g. walnut grips with minor wear & bruising; gwo & cond. C.1869 #207782 matching L/R Catalogue A53 $1800 – 2000
556 COLT 1860 ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot rebated cylinder with areas of faint scene; 203mm (8") barrel; one line New York address; standard sights; f. bore; Inspector’s stamp C.G. to barrel lug; D & DD to cylinder; slight wear to profiles & markings; grey finish to barrel, frame & cylinder with small areas of v. fine pitting; brass t/guard & iron back strap; g. grips with minor bruising & scratches; gwo & f to g cond. C.1863 #125804 matching except wedge L/R Catalogue A53 $1500 – 1800
557 PHIL VINICOMBE ENGRAVED UBERTI COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 5 shot cylinder with 100% stage coach scene between 2 silver bands; 127mm (5") barrel, scroll engraved with twin silver bands to the muzzle & SAML COLT in gold to the top; the likeness of Sam Colt to lhs of barrel lug, rhs has the likeness of a mountain lion; t/guard, back strap & l/lever scroll engraved; exc chequered walnut grips; gwo & fine cond. #99383 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $1200 – 1500
558 COLT 1851 NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with 65% scene; 190mm (7½") octagonal barrel; g. bore; Rocky Mountain front sight; one line New York address & COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; slight wear to profiles & markings; dark grey patchy patina to barrel, frame, lever &cylinder; mellow finish to brass t/guard & back strap; g. walnut grips with minor bruising; gwo & f to g cond. C.1855 #42459 all matching L/R Catalogue A53 $1300 – 1400
559 COLT 1851 NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with no visible scene; 190mm (7½") octagonal barrel; p. bore; standard sights; one line New York address & COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; wear to profiles, address & markings; moderate pitting to barrel, frame, cylinder & hammer; brass square back t/guard & back strap; g. walnut grips; wo & poor cond. A mixed parts gun. #2398-3751 L/R Catalogue A53 $700 – 900
560 COLT 1878 FRONTIER C/F REVOLVER: 45 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 121mm (4¾") barrel; g. bore; standard sights & one line Pall Mall London address & Cal markings to t/guard; g. profiles, clear address & marking; blue/plum finish to frame; cylinder, back strap, t/guard & barrel; grey to ejector housing; vg original rosewood chequered grips with lanyard loop; gwo & cond. C.1884 #13440 L/R Catalogue A53 $1100 – 1350
561 COLT BISLEY C/F REVOLVER: 38WCF; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 121mm (4¾") barrel; f to g bore; standard sights, 2 line Hartford address & Cal markings to barrel; Patent dates & Rampant Colt trade mark to lhs of frame; g. profiles & markings; thin blue finish to barrel, ejector housing & cylinder; moderate case colours to frame; plum to t/guard & back strap; vg Colt hard rubber grips; all complete gwo & cond. C.1912 #323632 L/R Catalogue A53 $2500 – 3000
562 TRANTER 3RD MODEL DOUBLE TRIGGER PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot non fluted cylinder; 153mm (6") barrel; g. bore; standard sights, Tranter’s patent & markings; borderline engraved frame with foliate engraving in selected areas; g. profiles & clear engraving; thinning blue/grey finish to barrel & frame, grey to cylinder & fittings; vg chequered walnut grips; all complete; gwo & cond. Registered # 76, Tranter s/n looks like 19216T has been defaced. #76 Pre 1900 L/R Catalogue A53 $900 – 1200
563 FRENCH E.LEFAUCHEUX PINFIRE REVOLVER: 11mm PF; 6 shot cylinder; 160mm (6¼") round barrel; f. bore; standard sights; ejector & folding trigger; borderline engraved frame; lhs of barrel lug inscribed E.LEFAUGHEUX 11MM BREVETE; struck with Birmingham proofs to cylinder; g. profiles & clear markings; dark grey patina to all metal; vg chequered bag shaped grips; action a/f. C.1860 #173702 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 700
564 COLT MOD.1878 FRONTIER C/F REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 121mm (4¾") barrel; g. bore; standard sights; 2 line Hartford address; faint COLT FRONTIER SIX SHOOTER etched panel; 44CF to t/guard; g. profiles with clear address & Cal marking; 50% nickel finish remaining, the balance plum; g. Colt hard rubber grips with lanyard loop; all complete; gwo & f to g cond. C.1884 #12813 L/R Catalogue A53 $800 – 1000
565 ENFIELD MKVI C/F SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 153mm (6") barrel; g. bore; standard sights & fittings; rhs of frame marked ENFIELD ROYAL CYPHER MK VI 1923; AUSTRALIAN Dá to barrel lug & frame; g. profiles & clear markings; blue/grey military finish to all metal thinning on the barrel; vg vulcanite chequered grips with lanyard ring; gwo & vg cond. #9201 L/R Catalogue A53 $700 – 900
565a RARE AUSTRALIAN H.A.C. SERVICE TANKER REVOLVER NO.2 MKI**: 380 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 127mm 5” barrel; g. bore; standard sights & Cal marking to barrel; H.A.C. NO.2 MKI** to rhs of frame & H.D. over-stamp to where the date would have been; g. profiles & clear markings; blue/grey finish to barrel & frame; silver grey to cylinder, t/guard & grip frame; vg reeded black plastic grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. Late in 1943 the contract was withdrawn from Howard Auto Cultivator & awarded to Hasting Deering in Sydney, hence the H.D. over-stamp to rhs of frame. Comes with information & literature package. #A298 matching Pre ‘47 L/R Catalogue A53 $3500 – 4500
566 REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 203mm (8") octagonal barrel; g. bore; standard sights & 3 line Remington address & patent dates; N.J. to lhs of barrel, New Jersey purchased 1000 under contract; g. profiles & markings; grey patchy patina to barrel, cylinder, lever & back strap; traces of blue in protected areas of frame; brass t/guard & iron back strap; g. walnut grips with minor bruising; gwo & cond. #71664 L/R Catalogue A53 $1200 – 1600
567 COLT OFFICIAL POLICE C/F REVOLVER: 38-200; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 127mm (5") barrel; g. bore; standard sights, 2 line Hartford address & 1884, 1905 & 1926 patent dates; Rampant Colt trade mark to lhs of frame; WWII Military impressed to Service 3 over 968 to rhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; thin blue finish to all metal; p. Colt medallion wooden grips; gwo & cond. #8739 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
568 SMITH & WESSON NO.2 ARMY REVOLVER: 32 RF; 6 shot non-fluted cylinder; 127mm (5") barrel; f to g bore; standard sights; with British proofs to barrel & cylinder; sharp profiles; no visible S&W address to barrel or Patent dates to cylinder; retaining 85% original blue finish to frame & cylinder; grey back strap & spur trigger; g. rosewood grips with a couple of vice marks; gwo & vg cond. C.1863 #2975 matching L/R Catalogue A53 $800 – 1000
569 REMINGTON MODEL 1875 S/A ARMY REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 190mm (7½") round barrel; vg bore; standard sights & barrel address; sharp profiles & address; R. stamped to lhs of frame at the barrel; retaining 75% original blue to barrel, webb, ejector housing, t/guard & cylinder; plum finish to frame & grip frame; case colours to hammer, faint to loading gate; vg walnut grips with lanyard ring; all complete; gwo & vg+ cond. C.1875 #3635 L/R Catalogue A53 $2500 – 3000
570 REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY CONVERSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot non-fluted cylinder; 203mm (8") octagonal barrel; g bore; standard sights & barrel address; retaining 70% nickel finish with most losses to cylinder, t/guard & grip frame; g. walnut grips with minor bruising & faint cartouche to tip of bottom lhs of grip; spur missing from hammer o/w gwo & cond. #187 Pre 1900 L/R Catalogue A53 $1800 – 2500
571 REMINGTON MODEL 1875 C/F REVOLVER: 44-40; 6 shot fluted cylinder 190mm (7½") barrel; vg bore; screw in type front sight; barrel marked E. REMINGTON & SONS ILION N.Y. U.S.A.; g. profiles & markings; blue/grey finish to barrel, webb, frame, t/guard & back strap; darker finish to cylinder with drag mark; small star marking to lhs of barrel; g. walnut grips with moderate bruising; lanyard ring fitted; gwo & cond. C.1880 #5505 L/R Catalogue A53 $2000 – 2500
572 HOPKINS & ALLEN BLUE JACKET NO.2 R/F REVOLVER: 32RF; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 76mm (3") barrel; f. bore; standard sights, address & markings; plain frame with spur trigger; retaining 95% original nickel finish with most losses to cylinder; strong case colours to hammer; vg original hard rubber grips; gwo & vg cond. C.1868 #5886 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
573 COLT THUNDERER C/F REVOLVER: 41 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 114mm (4½") barrel; p. bore; standard sights, 2 line Hartford address & COLTS PATENT; dates to lhs of frame; 41 CAL to bow of t/guard; slight wear to profiles & markings; retaining 35% original nickel finish the balance grey; worn smooth Colt hard rubber bird’s head grips; gwo & f. cond. C.1883 #42226 L/R Catalogue A53 $600 – 900
574 ENGLISH TIPPING & LAWDEN, LANG TYPE PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 160mm (6¼") octagonal barrel, f. bore; standard sights; foliate engraved frame, cylinder, t/guard, back strap & butt cap; g. profiles & engraving; blue/plum finish to all metal; vg finely chequered walnut grips; all complete; gwo & vg cond. #57 C.1860 L/R Catalogue A53 $950 – 1200
575 ENGRAVED COLT MOD.1873 S.A.A. REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 121mm (4¾") barrel; standard sights; 44C to t/guard; pistol has a full coverage of scroll engraving with 2 line Hartford address to barrel; retaining 100% re-silver plated finish; vg 2 piece ivory grips fitted; gwo & vg+ cond. C.1881 #65848 L/R Catalogue A53 $2000 – 2600
576 BELGIUM LARGE FRAME PINFIRE REVOLVER: 11mm; 10 shot fluted cylinder; 153mm (6") round barrel with standard front sight; p. bore; small areas of foliate engraving to cylinder & frame; g. profiles with wear to engraving; retaining all re-blacked finish; with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #657 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 700
577 TRANTER 3RD MODEL DOUBLE TRIGGER PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 5 shot cylinder with London proofs; 153mm (6") octagonal barrel with standard sight; top strap inscribed B.COGSWELL 224 STRAND LONDON; f. bore; borderline engraved frame with small areas of foliate engraving; retaining 70% original blue finish with most losses to cylinder & t/guard; vg chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. #8922T Pre 1900 L/R Catalogue A53 $800 – 1100
578 J. CHAINEUX BREVETE PINFIRE REVOLVER: 9mm PF; 6 shot foliate engraved cylinder; 89mm (3½") round barrel; no front sight; barrel has been shortened; f. bore; borderline & foliate engraved frame & t/guard; grey patina to barrel, frame, cylinder & fittings; g. chequered walnut grips with lanyard ring; action a/f. #JN4 Pre 1900 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
579 MERWIN & BRAY 3RD MODEL R/F REVOLVER: 32 RF; 5 shot non-fluted cylinder with 1859 & 1863 Patent dates; 89mm (3½") octagonal barrel; f. bores; standard sight; MERWIN & BRAY FIREARMS CO NY to barrel; brass frame with spur trigger; g. profiles & clear address; blue/grey patina to barrel; brass frame retaining 45% silver plate; g. rosewood grips; gwo & cond. C.1865 #2828 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
580 MOORES PATENT FRONT LOADING TEAT FIRE REVOLVER: 32 teat fire; 6 shot cylinder; 82mm (3¼") round barrel; g. bore; standard sights & barrel address; engraved brass frame with spur trigger with only traces of original silver plate finish remaining; g. profiles & clear barrel address; grey patina to barrel, cylinder & hammer; mellow to frame & back strap; g. walnut birds eye grips; gwo & cond. C.1868 #2712 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
580a NATIONAL ARMS CO MOORES PATENT FRONT LOADING TEAT FIRE REVOLVER: 32 teat fire; 6 shot cylinder; 83mm (3¼”) barrel; vg bore; standard sights & New York address to barrel; scroll engraved frame with spur trigger; g. profiles with slight wear to address; soft grey patina to barrel, cylinder & fittings; mellow finish to frame; g. birds head walnut grips with minor marks; gwo & cond. C.1870 #326758 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
581 WEBLEY & SCOTT MK IV C/F REVOLVER: 38 S&W; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 127mm (5") barrel; g. bore; standard sights with safety catch to frame; WEBLEY & SCOTT BIRMINGHAM to top strap; winged bullet Trade mark to rhs of barrel lug; g. profiles & markings; retaining 75% original blue finish; vg Webley black vulcanite chequered grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #A94483 C.1939 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
582 WEBLEY & SCOTT MK IV C/F REVOLVER: 38 S&W; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 102mm (4") barrel; g. bore; standard sights; to top strap; winged bullet trade mark to rhs of barrel lug; vg profiles & clear markings; retaining 90% orig blacked finish with most losses to cylinder; vg Webley chequered vulcanite grips; gwo & cond. #A2152 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
583 THOMPSON/CENTER ARMS PATRIOT PERCUSSION TARGET PISTOL: 45 Cal; 228mm (9") octagonal barrel; exc bore; standard sights; brass t/guard with double set triggers & brass furniture; vivid case colours to scroll engraving to lock & hammer; sharp profiles & markings; pistol is almost “as new” with full blue finish to barrel & minor scuff marks; exc stock; gwo & exc cond. #11302 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
583a BERETTA OLYMPIC S/A TARGET PISTOL: 22 LR; 10 shot mag; 153mm (6”) barrel; g. bore; standard sights, barrel weights & Beretta address to slide; retaining 90% blue finish with small losses to slide & grip frame; g. chequered wooden grips; gwo & cond. #2704 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $300 – 400
584 BRITISH WEBLEY W.G. MODEL 1886 REVOLVER: 476 Cal; 6 shot church steeple cylinder; 153mm (6”) barrel; standard sights, Webley Patent & W&S winged bullet trade mark; wear to profiles, clear markings; brown patina to all metal; vg vulcanite chequered bird’s head grips with lanyard loop; gwo. The barrel has been blown with the bullet protruding from the rhs & the barrel burst & split. C.1886 A great conversation piece. #1800 L/R Catalogue A53 $350 – 450
585 SWISS M.1906/29 LUGER S/A SERVICE PISTOL: 30 Luger; 8 shot mag; 117mm (45/8") tapered barrel; vg bore; standard sights with Swiss Cross within a shield to toggle; sharp profiles, clear crest & markings; strong straw colouring to ejector; no stock lug & fitted with a grip safety; retaining 90% blue/black finish with most losses to side plate & high points of frame; brown plastic grips; complete with original leather holster, spare mag & straps; gwo & vg+ cond. #63317 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $3300 – 3600
586 D.W.M. AMERICAN EAGLE LUGER PISTOL: 7.65 Cal; 8 shot mag; 114mm (4½") barrel; g. bore; standard sights; D.W.M. to toggle & U.S. American eagle to breech; sharp profiles & clear markings; retaining 90% original blue finish with most losses to grip frame; strong straw colour to relevant areas; grip safety fitted; vg original chequered walnut grips; gwo & vg+ cond. #27854 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $2000 – 2500
587 COLT MOD.1911A1 S/A PISTOL: 45ACP; 7 shot mag; 127mm (5”) barrel; f. bore; std sights; UNITED STATES PROPERTY & M1911A U.S. ARMY to rhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; steel grey finish to slide, frame, t/guard & grip frame; vg chequered brown plastic grips; gwo & cond. #1170180 Pre ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $1500 – 1800
588 GAMO COMPACT AIR PISTOL: 177 Cal; s/shot; 210mm (8¼”) barrel; exc bore; standard sights; black matt finish to top of action; frame a polished black; vg contoured wooden grips; gwo & cond. #04-4C-0943861-06 Post 47 L/R Catalogue A53 $300 – 400
589 SIG SAUER MODEL P226 AIR PISTOL: 177 Cal; 10 shot; 127mm (10”) barrel; g. bore; standard sights & fittings; black matt finish to slide & frame; exc Sig grips; gwo & cond. # 16G3779 Post 47 L/R Catalogue A53 $300 – 400
590 LOT X 2: ENGLISH PERCUSSION TRANSITION REVOLVER: 41ML; 6 shot non-fluted cylinder; 140mm (5½") octagonal to round barrel; p. bore; bead front sight, notched rear sight at the breech; off set hammer; engraved rhs plate, lhs plate a replacement; grey finish to all metal; poor grips, with lhs cracked, action A/F. BELGIUM D/B PERCUSSION GREAT COAT PISTOL: .56 Cal; 6¾" (172mm) twist barrels, Liege proofs struck below & top rib with TROXADOX DE ACO; in silver inlaid letters; engraved back actions locks with plain hammers; brass t/guard & butt cap with lid; worn profiles; restocked; replaced rod; broken nipples, both hammers fire at same time from single trigger; p. cond o/a. C.1845 #4035 &142 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
591 BELGIUM LARGE FRAME PINFIRE REVOLVER: 11mm P/F; 6 shot cylinder; 153mm (6”) octagonal barrel; plain frame & fittings; re-blacked finish to all metal; g. plain wooden grips with lanyard ring; screw missing from t/guard o/wise gwo & cond. #159 L/R Catalogue A53 $300 – 400
592 AMERICAN F.REUTHE’S PATENT D/B ANIMAL TRAP GUN: 30 Cal; 102mm (4”) cast iron octagonal barrels with F.REUTHE’S PATENT MAY 12. 1857 cast into the top of the barrels; fitted with fluted handle with baiting barb between the barrels; all complete; gwo & cond. #1857 L/R Catalogue A53 $600 – 800
593 BELGIUM FLOBERT ACTION S/B TARGET PISTOL: 22 LR Cal; 260mm (10¼") octagonal barrel; g. bore; adjustable front & rear sights; g. profiles; thin blue finish to barrel; breech in the white; grey finish to t/guard; f to g stock with large fluted grips & an aged crack to wrist; steel butt cap; gwo & f to g cond. C.1880 #84 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500
594 D.D. CONE SPUR TRIGGER R/F REVOLVER: 22 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 76mm (3") octagonal barrel; f. bore; standard sights & fittings; D.D.CONE WASHINGTON D.C. to top of barrel; plain frame; g. profiles & clear address; soft grey finish to all metal with faint case colours to frame; vg walnut grips; gwo & vg cond. C.1865 #3773 L/R Catalogue A53 $650 – 800
595 TECNEMA MOD.1911 S/A TARGET PISTOL: 38 Super; 7 shot mag; 127mm (5”) barrel; g. bore; standard sights for this model; with a COLT 1911 A1 U.S. Army frame & Tecnema slide, made in Italy; barrel marked LISSNER 38 SUPER; g. profiles & clear markings; 90% blacked finish to slide, matt frosted finish to frame; vg Hogue rubber grips; complete with 3 spare mag springs, main spring & black plastic carry case; gwo & cond. #2248l85 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $700 – 900
596 STEYR LP10 COMPRESSED AIR PISTOL: 177 Cal; 228mm (9”) barrel; exc bore; standard sights; pistol is “as new” with a full blacked finish to all metal; silver frost finish to air cylinder; exc wooden grips; gwo & exc cond. With spare cylinder, instruction manual, a couple of tools & original black plastic carry case. # 727677 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $600 – 700
597 PARDINI MOD.GPE S/A TARGET PISTOL: 22 short; 10 shot mag; 121mm (4¾”) barrel; exc bore; standard sights & fittings; black & silver matt finish to frame & fittings; address to lhs of frame; exc orthopaedic wooden grips; pistol is “as new”; all complete with pump, spare mag, instruction manual, tools & grey carry case; gwo & exc cond. #PAO190 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $500 – 600
598 COLT CUSTOM GOVT MODEL 1911 S/A PISTOL: 38 Super; 9 shot mag; 127mm (5") barrel; exc bore; standard sights; COLT CUSTOM to lhs of slide; one line Colt address to rhs of frame; stainless steel with a matt finish; exc black Magpul grips; gwo & exc cond. Come with original Colt wooden grips, spare hammers, triggers etc. #ELCEN7430 Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $1300 – 1500
599 COLT NEW FRONTIER S/A C/F REVOLVER: 357 Mag; 6 shot fluted cylinder with faint drag mark; 190mm (7½") barrel; exc bore; standard sights, one line Hartford address & Cal markings; COLTS PATENT with Rampant Colt trade mark; retaining 98% original blue finish to relevant areas; vivid case colours to frame; exc 2 piece Colt walnut grips; gwo & almost new cond. Contained in its original Colt shipping box. #6190NF Post ’47 L/R Catalogue A53 $1300 – 1600
600 BAIKAL VOSTOC MODEL 2-3 TARGET PISTOL: 22 Cal; s/shot; 229mm (11½”) round barrel; exc bore; standard sights; sharp profiles; full blacked finish to barrel & receiver; g. orthopaedic wooden grips; in original wooden carry case with a vg compliment of accessories; gwo & vg cond. This model won a silver medal at the 1961 Olympics with the highest ever score of 581. # 670375 L/R Catalogue A53 $400 – 500