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Japanese Matchlock Musket

Auction:
3263T
Lot:
1761
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
Discovery - 3263T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Japanese Matchlock Musket, bore .54, walnut stock with brass foliate inlays, lock with brass fittings (functioning), octagonal barrel with inlays of fish and foliate designs near the breech, barrel lg. 42 3/4, overall lg. 54 in.

Provenance: The collection of Dr. Clifford D. Harvey, by descent to the consignor.

Militaria Online
Estimate $700-900

In overall good condition with a small piece of inlay missing under the gun, and the lock functions properly.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Clifford D. Harvey, Firearm actions, Firearms, Inlay, Lock, Matchlock, Military history, Muskets, Muzzleloaders, Stock, Weapons

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