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Austrian Percussion Musket and Bayonet

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Austrian Percussion Musket and Bayonet, c. mid-19th century, beech stock with steel fittings, no markings on the lock, barrel has a small A stamped near the breech, and the numbers 304 stamped on the right side of the barrel, with a quadrangular bayonet, barrel lg. 42 1/4, overall lg. 58 in.

Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Estimate $600-800

Some dings and nicks in the stock, steel parts have some light patina, ramrod looks like a replacement with no button at the top.


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.

Keywords

steel fittings, M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier, steel parts