Description

    Lot of Three Percussion Boot Pistols.
    Comprising: 1) Over and Under Percussion Boot Pistol. Approximately .36 caliber, 2 3/4-inch barrel cluster. Engraved breech, lock and frame. Old Birmingham proof marks on barrel and breech. Right side of frame marked: SUDBURY. Rotating barrel marked 2 and 3. Folding trigger. Smooth hardwood grips with blank German-silver escutcheon. 2) Unmarked Single-Shot Percussion Boot Pistol. Approximately .45 caliber, 2 3/4-inch round barrel with old Birmingham proof mark. Engraved side plates. Smooth hardwood grip with vacant diamond escutcheon. 3) Engraved Single-Shot Boot Pistol. Approximately .45 caliber, 1 3/4-inch screw barrel with Birmingham proof mark. Folding trigger. Fine checkered hardwood grip with vacant German-silver oval escutcheon. Engraved sliding safety.

    Condition: 1) Fair to good. Age wear and patina. Lock is frozen. Nipples with heavy wear. 2) Fair to good. Moderate wear and age patina. Front of hammer chipped off. Action very good. Grips fine. 3) Good. Steel with a mostly smooth, mottled age patina. Scattered patches of fine pitting. Action functions. Grips fine.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    14th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
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