Lot 2163

A pair of percussion pistols by Heinrich Wilhelm Köhncke of Bremen, circa 1860

Fine Antique and Modern Firearms | A90s | Live auction | 874 Lots

Post-auction sale

Post-auction sale

Description

Rifled, blued, octagonal barrels in 8 mm calibre with dovetailed silver front sights, gold-inlaid signatures on the tops and with delicate gold ornaments at the breeches, the patent breechblocks and tangs finely engraved, height-adjustable rear sights. The percussion locks with set triggers, likewise engraved, one trigger defective, one of the hammer spurs broken off. The finely carved half stocks with fluted grips and en suite engraved iron furniture. Length of each 44 cm. In a case of later date, lined in green felt, along with extensive accessories, including a powder flask and measure, patch punch, screwdriver and cleaning rod. Dimensions 55 x 28 x 7 cm.

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General Information

The auction starts on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 2001 - 2876. The pre-sale view will take place from 15 - 20 Nov. 2021 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).