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Brass Blunderbuss Flintlock Pistol by H.Nock

.70 at muzzle, nominally .50 bore, 3" octagonal-to-round flared barrel with canon muzzle and baluster turned rings, no S/N. Bronze barrel and frame, steel fittings, smooth walnut grip. Reverse of frame marked H NOCK, obverse marked LONDON. Bottom of barrel with London commercial proofs. Flint box lock action with sliding safety and flat, reinforced cock. Nock worked in London during the last quarter of the 18th century into the early 19th century.

Condition:

Fine. Bronze with a mellow patina, steel parts bright with scattered surface discoloration, mechanically functional, good bore, grip with scattered minor bumps and dings.

Estimate: $800 - $1,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$940
09/12/2018

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