November 01, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Blunderbuss Pistol by Henshaw

2.25" bore diameter at muzzle, 5.25" round/octagonal brass barrel. The top of the octagonal portion of the barrel is engraved T. Slack, with several British proof marks. The edge is engraved with a leaf pattern decoration. The lock is marked Henshaw. With a brass thumbrest with an engraved floral patter. The sideplate has an engraved serpent form. The walnut stock has a brass buttcap, brass triggerguard and a copper forend cap.

Condition:

The brass has an even mustard patina. The stock has an old repair at the forend, along with some age cracks. The bore and mechanics are good.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,725
11/01/2016

 

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