Fri, 10th Sep 2021 11:00

Two Day Arms, Militaria, Firearms, Shotguns, Antique Guns and Air Guns Sale 9th and 10th September

 
  Lot 293
 

293

Rare East India Company percussion musket

Rare East India Company Pattern A percussion musket, 39 inch barrel fitted with block sight, unit marked butt plate and barrel marking for Muttra 122, the forend with Indian arsenal spliced section, alteration to accept the pattern F bayonet.

Pattern A muskets were not converted from flintlock but set up as percussion arms using parts originally intended for flintlocks with the percussion bolster brazed onto the barrel, Only 5,000 were made during 1840. Ref. D. Harding, Small Arms of the East India Company Vol.2 pp 98-103 and p423 for information on this musket and the Indian arsenal alteration for pattern F bayonets.

Section 58 (2) antique / obsolete calibre, can be owned without a licence. Buyer must be over the age of 18.

139cm long

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Sold for £586

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


 

Rare East India Company Pattern A percussion musket, 39 inch barrel fitted with block sight, unit marked butt plate and barrel marking for Muttra 122, the forend with Indian arsenal spliced section, alteration to accept the pattern F bayonet.

Pattern A muskets were not converted from flintlock but set up as percussion arms using parts originally intended for flintlocks with the percussion bolster brazed onto the barrel, Only 5,000 were made during 1840. Ref. D. Harding, Small Arms of the East India Company Vol.2 pp 98-103 and p423 for information on this musket and the Indian arsenal alteration for pattern F bayonets.

Section 58 (2) antique / obsolete calibre, can be owned without a licence. Buyer must be over the age of 18.

139cm long

POSTAGE AND SHIPPING INFORMATION

 

This is a 'live online' auction - you can bid from the comfort of your own home using our free live bidding service. Our remote viewing service is available for this auction - click here for details.

 

Auction: Two Day Arms, Militaria, Firearms, Shotguns, Antique Guns and Air Guns Sale 9th and 10th September, Fri, 10th Sep 2021

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Lots 1- 198 to be sold on Thursday 9th September 11am 

Lots 200 -605 to be sold on Friday 10th September at 11am

For more information on this auction please contact specialist Chris Large 01270 623878 or email chris.large@wilson55.com 

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