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    Pair of British Percussion Pistols with Folding Bayonets.

    Approximately .50 calibers, 6 1/2-inch octagonal barrels. Top of barrel flats marked LONDON. Lockplates scroll-engraved and marked BUSHILL. Spring loaded folding snap bayonets top of barrels measuring 5-inches when sprung with curved upright trigger releases. Light scroll engraving to hammers, upper tangs, breech area and triggerguards. Finely checkered one-piece walnut grips with vacant oval shape escutcheons. A fish icon and fish scales design are on both hammers. Brass tipped wooden ramrods present. Overall length is pistols are 12-inches.

    Condition: Good to very good with a grey patina look overall, barrel with scattered pitting and signs of cleaning. Grips with handling wear, bumps, bruises and stress cracks. One bayonet slightly bent, making release a bit hard. Other metal features with signs of age wear and pitting. Mechanically sound. Bore dark.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2020
    6th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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