05-04-2013 05-04-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2652M Marlborough
May 4, 2013 10:00AMCalender
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British Flintlock Blunderbuss with Folding Bayonet

$2,520$2,100
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2652M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 04, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

British Flintlock Blunderbuss with Folding Bayonet, c. early 19th century, walnut stock with brass fittings, lock plate and top of barrel marked E. BAKER, barrel proof marked near breech with spring loaded bayonet, barrel lg. 18 1/2, overall lg. 33 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Stock has some dings and elongated pin holes, steel parts have patina appropriate with age.


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Keywords

steel parts, Bayonet, Blunderbuss, Firearm actions, Flintlock, Lock, Military history, Muskets, Stock