GUNS AND SHOOTING

ANTIQUE FIREARMS (no licence required), DEACTIVATED GUNS AND EQUIPMENT


French 1822 Charlesville percussion musket     £
With original bayonet and replacement leather sling. Various stamps and numbers on the parts. Engraving lloks like Mre Rle de Tulle (Manufactured at Royal Tulle). Also stamped MR on barrel and daqted 1837. 


 



1817 pattern Swiss flintlock     £850 
AARGAU arsenal marks carved into butt. Liege manufactured, based on the French 1777 model. Complete with ramrod and leather sling.
Aargau is a Canton of Switzerland. Metal parts have matching number. 55 inches long over all.





Albanian (Ottoman) Arnautka miquelet flintlock      £850 
With Italian-made COMIN barrel. Early 19th Century. Decorated metal work. Ball trigger. Approx. 65 inches long over all.  



Typical Omani Matchlock  £350 
Portuguese manufactured barrel. Probably 16th/17th century. Working mechanism. 143 cm long. Replacement ramrod.




South Arabian Matchlock with damascus barrel  £395 
Indian manufacture for the Arabain market. High status tribal item. Circa late 17th/early 18th century. 145 cm long. Working mechanism.
Replacement ramrod.



Percussion sporting gun by W. Richards   £300
Overall 116 cm long. Obsolete calibre.  

  


8-bore Fowling Piece, converted from flintlock to percussion   £350
Overall 149 cm long. Padded cheek-rest. Would benefit from some restoration. Obsolete calibre.
 

Metal Powder Flask                  £45  
No maker's name. 17 cm long

Metal Powder Flask                  £80  
Stamped Bartram & Co. 19 cm long

Metal Shotgun Powder Flask                £80
Stamped G & JW Hawksley. 19 cm long
19th Century Powder Can
Label on each side: 'The Diamond Grain Gunpowder made only by Curtis & Harvey, Hounslow and London.'
The other side shows a musket and a dead bird. Top pulls off. Some wear to black painted finish.
Measures 7.5 cm by 14 cm. Unusual. Flash from camera obscures the label.
£40


Leather Shot Flask.         £45



FRENCH POWDER MEASURE   £38
11.5 cm long. Engraved on side of brass bowl - DECIG POUDRE
Wooden handle has a 2 cm split on the top.

Shot-gun de-capper and sizer
for a 12 bore
Price: £40

Bullet/cartridge crimper?
Marked RBG2. 8D/2538.

Price: £40

Turn over machine for 12 bore
Brass and ebony, made by G.& O Mawsley

Price:
£50