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A 15-BORE GERMAN FLINTLOCK WILDFOWLING GUN, CIRCA 1715

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A 15-BORE GERMAN FLINTLOCK WILDFOWLING GUN, CIRCA 1715
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A 15-BORE GERMAN FLINTLOCK WILDFOWLING GUN, CIRCA 1715 with long barrel formed in four tapering stages, bevelled lock engraved with Bandelwerk patterns involving a monster's head and struck with a mark between the arms of the steel-spring, in a small heart, two letters -T above a bird, carved moulded figured walnut half-stock (reduced from its original full length), horn fore-end cap, the butt flattened along its underside and with raised cheek-piece carved with scrolls, and gilt-brass mounts comprising butt-plate engraved with a flower and an acanthus scroll, side-plate cast in low relief with a pierced Laub und Bandelwerk pattern involving a pair of monsters' heads, trigger-guard with raised moulded finials and four baluster-shaped ramrod-pipes (ramrod associated). 159.5cm; 62 ¾ in barrel £700-900
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A 15-BORE GERMAN FLINTLOCK WILDFOWLING GUN, CIRCA 1715

Estimate £700 - £900
Jun 24, 2015
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Starting Price £340
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0556: A 15-BORE GERMAN FLINTLOCK WILDFOWLING GUN, CIRCA 1715

Sold for £1,000
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Est. £700 - £900Starting Price £340
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Jun 24, 2015 7:00 AM EDT
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A 15-BORE GERMAN FLINTLOCK WILDFOWLING GUN, CIRCA 1715 with long barrel formed in four tapering stages, bevelled lock engraved with Bandelwerk patterns involving a monster's head and struck with a mark between the arms of the steel-spring, in a small heart, two letters -T above a bird, carved moulded figured walnut half-stock (reduced from its original full length), horn fore-end cap, the butt flattened along its underside and with raised cheek-piece carved with scrolls, and gilt-brass mounts comprising butt-plate engraved with a flower and an acanthus scroll, side-plate cast in low relief with a pierced Laub und Bandelwerk pattern involving a pair of monsters' heads, trigger-guard with raised moulded finials and four baluster-shaped ramrod-pipes (ramrod associated). 159.5cm; 62 ¾ in barrel £700-900

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