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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3034M Marlborough
October 26, 2017 10:00AMCalender

English Brass-barrel Blunderbuss

Auction: Sale #3034M - 3034M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 26, 2017 10:00AM


English Brass-barrel Blunderbuss, c. 1840s-50s, walnut stock with checkered wrist, brass fittings, back lock engraved with foliate designs, brass-barrel marked "HOLLIS CHELTENHAM," wooden ramrod with a brass tip, barrel lg. 14 1/4, overall lg. 30 in.

Provenance: The estate of Elaine Sargent.
Estimate $400-600

Stock has a few dings and nicks, lock functions properly.

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Elaine Sargent