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    Ornate Percussion Blunderbuss Pistol. Unserialized, approximately 1-inch diameter at muzzle, 11-inch half-round swamped barrel beautifully and delicately relief-engraved throughout. Engraved hammer and lock which has a panoply-of-arms maker-mark with initials JPP. Ornately engraved triggerguard and back plate in European style. Floral, chisel-engraved steel buttplate. Walnut stock with fine checkering, intricate relief-carved and with silver wire inlays to buttstock. Carved horn ram rod.
    Condition: Very good to fine. Fine age wear and patina throughout. Scattered fine patches of pitting to barrel. Minor surface rust observed at upper tang screw and lock pin. Action functions. Stock fine with nice wear and age patina. Front pin absent. Losses to ram rod. A noteworthy example.


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    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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