Fin de la vente: le 16 Septembre 2016
Lot 40 - A fine percussion pocket pistol by Sykes with barrel key - dating: first quarter of[...]
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A fine percussion pocket pistol by Sykes with barrel key
dating: first quarter of the 19th Century
Round, smooth, 11.5 mm cal. barrel, engraved at the nozzle and featuring stamps of the test bench; box-lock frame signed SYKES» and «OXFORD», engraved with fine floral motifs; upper hammer converted to percussion, provided with secure lock and a secure for the primer; foldaway trigger; micro-checkered butt with embossed, silver butt-plate shaped as the head of a lion; silver shield at the back. Together with its key to unscrew the barrel.
dimensions: length 16 cm.
Thème : Armes, Militaria, Chasse