December 06, 2018 03:00 PM EST Asheville, North Carolina


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French Flintlock Powder Tester Eprouvette

18th century, trigger with flintlock mechanism, rotating measurement disc numbered "1 to 17", walnut stock, steel trigger guard with decorative finial, 9-1/2 in.

Provenance:From the Estate of Judge David Creekmore, Knoxville, Tennessee

Condition:

loss to wood stock near tip, minimal loss around lock plate and on grip, pitting and dark patina with some rust to metal throughout, hammer loose, loss to screw head holding hammer in place, hammer, trigger and disc work appropriately

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$660
12/06/2018

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