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Seven Military Objects

Auction:
2741M
Lot:
162
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$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 2741M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 17, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Seven Military Objects, c. 19th/20th century, a pistol with inlaid wooden stock, miquelet lock, a German prismatic compass, a folding brass viewing scope marked GERMANY, three musket balls, a small inert German mortar round marked 4.5 mod.39 on one of the fins, a WWII USAAF survival machete with leather scabbard marked GOLDSEAL/1944/SYDNEY with a broad arrow and H.B., and a minor surgery instrument kit with all of the instruments and a package of silk sutures.
Estimate $300-500

Pistol is in relic condition and has a few loose parts, compass has a few cracks on one of the lenses, survival machete is in good condition with one broken brass snap, medical kit is complete and in good condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Germany, SYDNEY

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