Lot 2148

A pair of flintlock pistols, Giovanni Fondrino of Padua, circa 1680

Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | A89s | Live auction | 1043 Lots

Hammer price € 2,600

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Description

The barrels with fluting at the breeches, turning to round after girdles, in 12 mm calibre, inscribed "*Lazarino*Cominazo*" on the top. The locks with floral engraving and signature. The modestly carved, blackened and slightly rubbed full stocks with en suite engraved iron furniture, mounted wooden stock noses. Wooden ramrods with baluster-shaped iron tips. One forearm with a small defect near the ramrod pipe. Length 53 cm each.
Giovanni Fondrino from Lion, near Padua.
See also Nolfo di Carpegna, Brescia Firearms, p. 173, II 205.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 1044 lots and starts on Friday, May 28, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 2001 - 3044. The pre-sale view will take place from 19 - 22 May, 25, 29 and 31 May 2021. However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll up.