Lot 5046

A flintlock carbine for a left-handed person, Caspar Kopstadt in Coesfeld, dated 1713

Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | A83s | Live auction | 725 Lots

Description

Robust octagonal, slightly waisted barrel rifled with seven grooves in 17 mm calibre. Dovetail sights with engraved folding rear sight. Next to the breech the finely engraved signature "Caspar D. Kopstadt - Cosfeldt Anno 1713". Lock with strongly domed plate and engraved scrolling leaves. Finely carved walnut full stock, butt stock with spring-loaded sliding lid. Stock with sporadic worming, tension crack in the butt stock, cracks at the sideplate and the right side of the forestock. Lightly engraved iron furniture. Original wooden ramrod with dark horn tip and long iron threaded sleeve. Length 100 cm.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 726 lots and starts on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 5001 - 5727. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.