November 01, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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French Percussion Knife Pistol

.32 caliber, 4.125" round barrel knife-pistol with 4.25" spear point blade, marked BREVETTE / PARIS in two lines on the ricasso. Additional tools include a hoof pick and auger bit. Steel mounts with mother-of-pearl scales.

Condition:

Very good; steel gray patina on blade with oxidized age staining, strong remnants of blue on the barrel. Scales crisp and fine. A very nice example of a very attractive 19th century knife-pistol.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$2,300
11/01/2016

 

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