11-02-201311-02-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
November 2, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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U.S. Model 1842 Percussion Pistol

$900$750
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2684MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: November 02, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

U.S. Model 1842 Percussion Pistol, c. 1852, walnut stock with brass fittings, lock plate marked US/H. ASTON & CO., with the tail of the plate marked MIDDTN/CONN/1852, left side of stock has two cartouche stamps, barrel stamped with proofs and 1851 on the barrel tang, lg. 14 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Some small dings on stock, steel parts have a light brown patina.


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Keywords

United States, steel parts