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    Exceptionally Quality and Condition Pair of English Percussion Belt Pistols by Samuel Nock, Circa 1835. 9.5" overall with 4" .54 caliber smoothbore barrels, marked London on the top flat, and retaining 95% of the original dark damascene finish. The breech, tang, trigger guard, lock, hammer and bolster are all profusely scroll engraved. All with deep dark patina mixing with original color. Single screw back action locks marked Nock along the top edge. The checkered walnut stocks are near perfect with just some very minor scattered dents. German silver wedge escutcheons and heavy German silver butt caps featuring the face of a lion. Original brass mounted wooden ramrods with ball screw covered by a screw off brass cap. A pretty pair of pistols by one of England's premier gun makers.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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