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Cased Nock Percussion Dueling Pistol Set

Auction:
2769T
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
Fine Wines - 2769T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 20, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

Cased Nock Percussion Dueling Pistol Set, c. mid-19th century, walnut grips with checkered wrists, engraved lockplate marked H. NOCK, octagonal damascus barrels marked LONDON on the top, case contains bullet mold, brass powder flask, patch cutter, loading and cleaning rods in a velvet-lined wooden case, ht. 3, wd. 8 3/4, lg. 18 3/4 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Pistols in good condition, locks function properly, some dings and nicks in the case.


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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