November 28, 2018 10:00 AM EST Cincinnati


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Aston Contract U.S. Model 1842 Percussion Pistol

.54 caliber, 8.5" barrel, no S/N. Bright finish, brass mountings, walnut stock. Standard Aston markings on lock, dated 1849 at tail, with matching date on tang. Breech inspection marks US / NWP / P. Two clear cartouches on counterpane, a script JH and WAT. Single shot smoothbore percussion pistol with swivel ramrod.

Condition:

Fine. Metal lightly oxidized with clear markings, brass uncleaned, mechanically functional, good bore. Wood crisp with feathery texture and fine cartouches.

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,175
11/28/2018

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