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LOT 142

Lot 142

British Double Action SIx Shot Pepperbox Percussion Pistol, D. Egg, London, c.1845

British Double Action SIx Shot Pepperbox Percussion Pistol, D. Egg, London, c.1845
Lot 142 Details
British Double Action SIx Shot Pepperbox Percussion Pistol, D. Egg, London, c.1845

the revolving barrel cluster with Birmingham proofs on a foliate engraved frame with self cocking bar hammer, signed on the left plate, with finely checkered grip
length 7.7 in — 19.5 cm

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $1,080
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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British Double Action SIx Shot Pepperbox Percussion Pistol, D. Egg, London, c.1845
  • British Double Action SIx Shot Pepperbox Percussion Pistol, D. Egg, London, c.1845
  • British Double Action SIx Shot Pepperbox Percussion Pistol, D. Egg, London, c.1845
  • British Double Action SIx Shot Pepperbox Percussion Pistol, D. Egg, London, c.1845

CONDITION DETAILS

In substantially good condition.

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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