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Two Japanese Pistols

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$584$475

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

Description:

Two Japanese Pistols, c. early to mid-20th century, a Type 26 revolver, serial number 52793, walnut checkered grips, blued steel fittings, and a Type 14 Nambu, serial number 13262, grooved hardwood grips, steel fittings, and a blued steel magazine with an aluminum base.

Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.

Note: FFL.

Estimate $400-600

Revolver has about half of its blueing remaining, mostly on the frame, Nambu has almost no remaining finish and a few light surface rust spots.


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, blued steel magazine, M. Prudence Fleck, Peter F. Frazier