Lot 8090

A pair of flintlock cavalry pistols by LeRoy à Paris, circa 1710/20

Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | O88s | Online auction | 997 Lots

Starting Price € 1,600

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Description

Round barrels with offset midribs, smooth bores in 15 mm calibre. Surface-mounted, brass front sights. The flat lock plates both signed "LEROY A PARIS". The finely chiselled, openwork lock plates with mascarons and grotesque masks amidst leafy vines. The full stocks slightly carved in walnut, one forearm partially replaced, one butt with a well-restored crack. Iron furniture, the faceted butt caps chiselled with mascarons in half relief. Inset wooden ramrods with horn tips (some insect damage). Length of each 45 cm.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

Our online auction "Fine Antique and Modern Firearms" includes 999 lots. The auction starts on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 10:00 am (CET). The pre-sale view will take place from June 16 -19, 2021 from 11 am to 17 pm (CET).