November 01, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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British Flintlock Tower Blunderbuss By J. Bailey

1.25" bore diameter at muzzle, 14.5" octagonal-to-round brass barrel with baluster-turned rings at the transition and muzzle. The top flat of the barrel is marked J. Bailey London.  The left of the barrel breech is stamped with two London commercial proof marks. The lock has a round goose neck cock, rounded iron pan and is marked with a crown over GR proof, a Crown/2 inspection and is stamped Tower. Brass furniture includes a sideplate, trigger guard, buttplate and one ramrod ferrule. Ramrod with brass tip. 

Condition:

The brass has an even patina throughout. The stock has some nicks and dings, and is in good overall condition. The bore and action are very good.

Estimate: $1,500 - $3,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$2,185
11/01/2016

 

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