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


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Georgian John Sharpe Tower Flintlock Pistol

British, early 19th century, single shot, octagonal, 8-1/2 in., brass barrel with British proof-marks, engraved "LONDON/EXTRAPROOF", walnut stock, floral decorated steel lock, lock plate, brass side plate, decorated trigger guard, plate, buttcap

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

Condition:

lacking ramrod, working mechanism with looseness at lock plate, losses as made at stock grip (wood knot), crack at stock barrel, other typical wear and abrasions, pitting, corrosion at metal

Estimate: $100 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$660
12/06/2018

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