FINE QUALITY FRENCH DOUBLE BARREL HOLSTER PISTOL SIGNED 'DAMEMME A ST LO'

PLEASE CLICK IMAGE TO VIEW - FINE QUALITY FRENCH DOUBLE BARREL HOLSTER PISTOL SIGNED 'DAMEMME A ST LO' - 19.25cm round tapering barrels, 13.2mm bores at the muzzle and in their original length with good barrel wall thickness at their extremity, engraved lines at the breaches, blade white metal fore-sight and the wings of the tang upswept to form the rear sight, stepped, bevelled and foliate engraved locks both signed by the maker ‘Damemme a St Lo, swan neck cocks engraved en-suite with the locks, original top jaws,  both frizzens engraved  with finely made springs, very highly figured root wood full stock carved with foliage around the tang and end of the ramrod channel, trigger guard and locks, steel mounts including long eared butt cap, engraved broad trigger guard with finial, ramrod and ramrod entry pipe and it’s steel ramrod probably the original.  35.5cm overall.  Both actions working correctly with half and full-cock, crisp and with good spring pressures, the metalwork showing little wear with the engraving still crisp and clear and the woodwork appearing sound and without losses. Altogether a fine quality piece and in very good original condition. Circa 1770.

 

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