Pair of officer’s pistols, circa 1850


Pair of officer’s pistols with percussion. Canted barrels with striping and damask, engraved with foliaged scrollwork on lugs. Plates signed J.B. Ronge Fils à Liège and flat-bodied hammer with same decoration. Iron cut-out fittings engraved with foliages. Carved walnut stock with nickel silver safety catch. Iron ramrod.

Circa 1850

Length of barrel: 23 cm (9 in.) - Total length: 36 cm (14 in.)

Fairly good condition. Oxidization, accident on one pistol’s mechanism and one broken hammer.

J.B. Ronge Fils, manufacturer at Liège, Belgium (1832-1929)

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014021184