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    British Steel Barrel Flintlock Blunderbuss by Hewson with Folding Bayonet. 1 1/8-inch bore at muzzle. 14 3/8-inch part round/part octagonal damascus barrel with flared muzzle and molded median band. Silver inlaid band at breech together with coined and dentate patterned bands. Top flat marked: Hewson, London/L-H 848. Spring-loaded hinged bayonet with upper tang-mounted release. Scroll-engraved cock and lock plate marked: Hewson. Ship's prow pan and roller frizzen. Sliding safety. Varnished walnut stock with checkered wrist, vacant silver rectangular escutcheon and engraved steel furniture. Silver oval wedge escutcheons. Hardwood ramrod with bugle-shaped brass tip. Condition: Good to very good. Metal with a grey patina and scattered light pitting. Wood with wear and minor dents and bruises. Action good.

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    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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