Pair of officer’s percussion pistols


Pair of officer's percussion pistols, damascened barrels with hairline stripes 17 mm calibre, back plates signed Blanchard.
Hammer trigger with finger rest and accessories finely engraved with foliaged scrollworks.
Burr walnut stock with checkered basketweave pattern.
Iron rod with brass embossments, circa 1850.

Placed at a later date within a fitted mahogany case ornated with a cartouche on lid and ebony fillet, interior with green velvet lining and accessories: bullet mould, copper gunpowder flask, cleaning rod, missing screwdriver, case was forced open.

As is.

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2011060247