AUSTRALIAN FINE ARMS

ON-LINE CATALOGUE

6th March, 2021

March 2021 Catalogue: Items 301 – 350

ITEM 301

CUSTOM B.S.A. MARTINI ACTION S/S RIFLE: 22 cal; 24” heavy sporter barrel with mint bore & crisp rifling; blued finish overall in very good condition, showing no handling wear; some faint plum blemishes to both sides of action & v. sparse inactive pits; 22 LONG RIFLE & DAVID KERR to lhs of barrel, BNP proof to rhs of receiver; express style sights with folding leaf; two small holes halfway on top of barrel, possibly drilled for secondary sights; action is smooth & trigger crisp; custom walnut stock & forend in excellent condition with attractive grain; chequering to forend & semi pistol grip exc. with no bruising or damage; horn cap to pistol grip & ½” decelerator pad to stock; cheek piece to lhs of stock; overall in exc. wo & vg to exc. cond. #4531 L/R

$3500 – 4500

ITEM 302

WEATHERBY MKV B/A SPORTING RIFLE: 224 Weatherby Magnum; 4rnd integral magazine; vg. bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to metalwork overall vg.+ cond with traces of storage marks; trademark Weatherby .224 MAGNUM stamped to lhs of barrel, MARK V VARMINTMASTER to lhs of receiver; rhs of barrel marked MADE IN W.GERMANY.; BUEHLER ORINDA, CAL mounts & rings, older LEUPOLD 12x scope with clear optics; woodwork overall exc. with trace amounts of handling marks, 1” recoil pad perished; overall in vgwo & cond. #S3697 L/R

$900 – 1200

ITEM 303

ROSSON & SON B.L.E S x S SHOTGUN: 12G; 28” barrel with vg. clean bores; 2 3/4″ chambers, choked approx. 1/4 & full; Birmingham 1 1/8oz nitro proofs to barrel flats; blued finish to barrels in vg. cond with only some v. minor surface blemishes to barrels; silver steel finish to action with faint case colour; 80% coverage of acanthus scroll engraving & carved ball fences with fern leaves; trigger guard & action base plate re-blued; ROSSON & SON. 4. MARKET HEAD. DEBY engraved to top of thin game rib, makers name to both sides of action; extended top rib with hidden 3rd bite locks up tight, ejectors & locks crisp; woodwork overall g. to vg. with well-defined chequering to straight English stock wrist & forend; tear drops & vacant silver escutcheon to stock; 14” LOP incl. 3/4″ walnut extension & 1 1/4″ ventilated rubber recoil pad; overall in exc. wo & g. to vg. cond. #33,182 L/R

$3000 – 3500

ITEM 304

DAKIN GUN CO. BLNE S x S SHOTGUN: 12G; 27 3/4″ barrels with exc. bores; 3” chambers, choked approx. 1/2 & full; g. blued finish to barrels with some minor blemishes & storage marks; bright steel finish to action with some minor staining; DAKIN GUN COMPANY. KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI to lh barrel & MADE IN SPAIN to rh; barrels tight on face, forend loose; semi pistol grip stock in g. to vg. cond with only minor handling marks & finish wear; beaver tail forend with crack to half; overall in g. wo & cond. #109303 L/R

$400 – 550

ITEM 305

V.G. BENTLEY B.L.N.E. S x S SHOTGUN: 12G; 30” barrels with exc. bores; 2 3/4″ chambers, choked approx. 3/4 & full; blued finish to barrels f. with some wear & plum patina above forend; strong case colours to action; action locks up tight, locks crisp; auto safety; woodwork g. with f. lacquered finish showing some handling marks; 14 1/4″ LOP incl. 1” ventilated recoil pad; overall in vg. wo & f. to g. cond. #49323 L/R

$250 – 350

ITEM 306

COGSWELL & HARRISON B.L.E. SINGLE TRIGGER S x S SHOTGUN: 12G; 28” damascus barrels with f. bores, clean overall but areas of significant pitting to last 10” of both barrels; 2 1/2″ chambers, choked approx. 1/4 & 1/4; London 1 1/8oz V & P proofs to barrel flats; g. definition to damascus pattern on barrels, dull steel finish to action; 70% coverage of large acanthus scroll engraving to action; COGSWELL & HARRISON. Ltd. engraved to both sides of action; v. faint makers name & address to top of barrel; extended rib with hidden crossbolt; action locks up tight; trigger function & ejectors are exc; woodwork in vgc. with well-defined flat top chequering to wrist of English straight styled stock & forend; vacant silver escutcheon to stock; 14 1/2″ LOP & 6lb 5oz; overall in f. wo & vg. cond. #27506 L/R

$3000 – 4000

ITEM 307

TONOLINI B.L.N.E. S x S SHOTGUN: 12G; 29 3/4″ barrels with exc. bores; 2 3/4″ chambers, choked approx. full & full; vg. blued finish to barrels; polished alloy finish to action with light scroll & game scene etchings; action locks up tight & locks crisp; wood work g. with only light handling marks overall, 1” chip to top rhs of butt; red plastic butt plate; overall in exc. wo & g. to vg. cond. #10139 L/R

$350 – 450

ITEM 308

STEYR MANNLICHER MOD.1952 B/A SPORTING RIFLE: 257 Roberts; 4rnd integral magazine; 24” barrel with exc. bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to barrel & action overall vg. with some light handling wear to barrel; 50% rose & scroll engraving to receiver, 90% coverage to magazine floor plate & trigger guard; lhs of receiver stamped STEYR – DAIMLER – PUCH A.G., STEYR; top of breech stamped MADE IN AUSTRIA Original Mannlicher Schoenauer Mod.1952 KAL 257 RO; action butter smooth with much of the original blueing on bolt remaining; set triggers crisp; quick detachable mounts & fitted with K.KAHLES WIEN 2.3 – 7x scope, optics exc; woodwork overall vg. with v. light handling marks to stock & chequering; cheek piece to lhs of stock, horn cap to forewood & pistol grip; slid studs;  fitted with 1” rubber recoil pad; overall in exc. wo & vgc. #12298 L/R

$4500 – 5500

ITEM 309

STEYR MANNLICHER MOD. MCA B/A SPORTING RIFLE: 270 cal; 4 rnd integral magazine; flawless bore & crisp rifling, blued finish to metalwork vg+ cond. with only v. light handling marks to barrel; bright steel finish to bolt, v. light patch of surface staining;  lhs of receiver stamped STEYR – DAIMLER – PUCH A.G., STEYR; top of breech stamped MADE IN AUSTRIA Original Mannlicher Schoenauer Mod. MCA KAL 270; ON M3170 StLf3 to rhs of barrel; action smooth, set triggers crisp; quick detachable mounts & fitted with PECAR  4 – 10x VARIABLE scope, optics clear; woodwork overall in vg. cond with only v. minor handling marks overall, chequering to forewood & semi pistol grip well defined; 1” rubber recoil pad perished; cheek piece to lhs of stock, sling swivels fitted; overall in exc. wo & vg cond which would easily grade up. #43158 L/R

$3500 – 4250

ITEM 310

REMINGTON MOD.700 B/A RIFLE: 7mm Rem Mag cal; 5 round detachable magazine; 24” barrel with exc bore & rifling; exc matte black finish to all metalwork; fitted with receiver mounted rings; makers name, model to lhs of action; calibre & makers name to barrel; vg cond. walnut pistol grip stock with cheek piece; exc chequering to grip & forewood; ventilated rubber recoil pad & sling swivel studs; overall in exc wo & vg cond. #RR14766B L/R

$1300 – 1500

ITEM 311

BLASER O/U COMBINATION GUN: 16 Gauge/ 7 X 65R, 23.75” barrels; shotgun bore in fine cond. with 2 ¾” chambers & approx full choke; rifle barrel exc with sharp rifling; hand cocking safety style slide to top tang; blued finish to barrels vg. with some handling wear; silver coin finish to action with game scene & Germanic scroll to both sides; machine cut rib top rib; H.BLASER to lhs of breech; PATENT, BLASER & JHB monogram to underside of action; woodwork in vg. with some handling marks to lhs; cheek piece to lhs; sling swivels; faux horn trigger guard; fill in pattern chequering well defined; black plastic butt plate with embossed vertical BLASER;  fitted with ZEISS DIATAL-Z 6 X 42 optics & claw mount; overall in exc wo & vg cond. #C9963 L/R

$1500 – 2000

ITEM 312

REMINGTON GENESIS B/O AIR RIFLE: 177 Cal;  18.5” barrel with exc bore & rifling; blued finish to metalwork showing v. minor handling marks, overall exc; std. sights; Remington trademark, GENESIS & MADE IN THE USA to rhs of spring housing, warnings & instructions to lhs; main spring exc. with strong tension; synthetic stock with rubber inserts showing some light handling marks; 1” ventilated recoil pad; overall in exc wo & cond. #107DJ0040 L/R

$200 – 350

ITEM 313

FRENCH MILITARY SB PERCUSSION PISTOL: approx 18mm bore; 200mm barrel with dark plum patina & some surface marks; 249 & C de 17, 6A & other marks to lhs of barrel;  dark plum finish to hammer & lockplate; crisp action; g to vg cond brass band to forend, with brass trigger guard & round buttplate (with ring); steel ramrod; Mre R de Tulle rhs of lockplate; ; g to vg cond wooden butt stamped with 17 and MUTZIG; Mutzig was at that time the location of the Imperial Arsenal in France.  o/a g to vgwo & cond. C 1840 N/L

$1500 – 1800

ITEM 314

TULA RUSSIAN / FRENCH SB FLINTLOCK PISTOL: approx 17mm bore; 140mm brass cannon barrel; brass body with star-burst pattern to both sides; lock crisp; sliding safety; TULA to rhs of body & 1779 to lhs; vg plain grips with silver wire inlay & minor marks to rounded grip; o/a vg wo & cond. C 1779 N/L

$2500 – 2800

ITEM 315

PAIR OF BELGIUM PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOLS: approx. 12 mm bores; 50mm barrels; barrels with plum patina & some stains; action g plum patina; no sights; vg actions; foliate engraving to action body with concealed triggers; vg profiles; vg rounded butts with zig-zag pattern to grips;  o/a vg wo & cond.  C.1840    N/L

$2300 – 2700

ITEM 316

BELGIUM D/B O/U TAPLOCK FLINTLOCK PISTOL: approx 11mm bore; 110mm brass turn off barrels; brass body with light fern engraving to both sides & Belgium proof mark to lhs; sides; lock crisp; sliding safety; taplock firm; vg plain grips vg chequering to both sides; rounded butt; o/a vg wo & cond. C 1790 N/L

$2600 – 3000

ITEM 317

BELGIUM SB FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: approx 12.5mm bore; 90mm brass cannon barrel; brass body; lock crisp; sliding safety; Belgium proof mark to barrel; g to vg chequered grips with minor marks to rounded grip; o/a vg wo & cond. C 1810  N/L

$1800 – 2200

ITEM 318

FRENCH GENTLEMAN’S SB PERCUSSION PISTOL: approx 15mm bore; 130mm barrel; g to vg steel grey patina with some surface marks to barrel, action plate, hammer trigger guard, straps & rounded steel butt plate; steel rod; 14, RM, to lhs of barrel; Mle 1822 to top strap; Mre Rle de Maubeuge to lhs of action plate – this indicates being produced at the royal arms manufactory at Maubeuge; crisp action; vg cond wood / grip; 14 & Chas stamped to lhs of grip; o/a g to vgwo & cond. C 1840 N/L

$3000 – 3300

ITEM 319

SPANISH SB FLINTLOCK MIQUELET POCKET PISTOL: approx 17mm bore; g to vg 100mm polished steel barrel; wood ram rod; steel action & lock plate; brass plate to lhs of action with border & floral engraving; brass bottom tang, trigger guard & bulbous butt; light floral engraving to top rear of barrel; vg cond wood all over.  o/a vg wo & cond. N/L

$1800 – 2200

ITEM 320

HIGH GRADE SPANISH PRESENTATION S/B PERCUSSION PISTOL: approx 15mm bore; 130mm plum barrel with surface staining; g to vg plum lock plate, tangs, bulbous butt heel and hammer with lion head; g lock; belt hook; wood ram rod; gold presentation inscription dated 1830 to barrel; gold band at rear of barrel; g to vg wood with g to vg chequering & some bruising.  o/a g vg wo & cond. C. 1790 N/L

$4000 – 4500

ITEM 321

ANGLIN (IRISH) S/B POCKET PERCUSSION PISTOL: approx 12mm bore; 80mm plum barrel with v light surface marks; ANGLIN to lock plate & DUBLIN to barrel; vg plum patina to lock plate, tangs, hammer & trigger guard; vg crisp lock; captive rod; vg wood with vg chequering at butt; blank German sliver escutcheon to burr.  o/a g vg wo & cond. C 1840 N/L

$1800 – 2200

ITEM 322

PAIR BELGIUM SB PERCUSSION PISTOLS: approx 11mm bores; 280mm octagonal barrels; g to vg plum patina to barrels hammers, bottom tangs & bulbous butt plate; std sights; blank silver escutcheons to top of butts; leaf engraving to action plate & top tang; actions crisp; Belgium proof marks to barrels;  vg wood with g to vg chequering with minor marks.  o/a g to vg cond & wo.  N/L

$2800 – 3200

ITEM 323

CASED PAIR WILLIAMS & POWELL PERCUSSION BELT PISTOLS: 38 bore; 4¾”octagonal bore; std sights; captive ram rods^& captive hook; WILLIAMS & POWELL LIVERPOOL to top of barrels; box lock side actions; foliate engraving to both sides of actions, trigger guards & hammers; clear address & names; polished finish to all metal work; exc cond grips & chequering to same; vacant oval silver escutcheon to top of grips; exc wo & cond.  Green baize fitted mahogany case in vg cond; vg cond small powder flask; pincer mould; oil bottle; ebony handled screw ball rod and cone cleaning tools; small percussion cap tin marked ELEY BROs LONDON.  Excellent presentation. N/L

$6500 – 7000

ITEM 324

CASED PAIR OF PATRICK LIVERPOOL PERCUSSION BELT PISTOLS: 28 bores; 4” octagonal barrels inscribed PATRICK LIVERPOOL & with captive ram rods; silver bead front sights & notched rear sights at the tangs; foliate engraved boxlock side hammer actions with concealed triggers & bolted safeties; tangs foliate engraved; vg profiles, clear addresses & engravings; vg finely chequered walnut stocks with silver border to butt caps & ornate panel to bottom of butts; all complete; gwo & vg+ cond. Presented in a vg mahogany case, with I.P.W. initials to case handle; partitioned & lined in light green baize with pincer mould, bag flask, cap tin, oil bottle & key; fine crack to lid. C.1830 N/L

$6000 – 7000

ITEM 325

CASED PAIR MORTIMER PERCUSSION BELT PISTOLS: approx 12mm bore; 100mm octagonal bore; std sights; ram rods & captive hook; HW MORTIMER & SON to rhs of action; MORTIMER & SON. LONDON. MAKERS TO HIS MAJESTY to top of barrels; box lock side actions, I not holding cock; sliding hammer safeties; border engraving to sideplates; light foliate engraving to sideplates, hammers & top tang; clear addresses & names; exc cond grips & chequering to same; oval silver escutcheon to top of grips; o/a g wo & exc cond.  Fitted brass cornered mahogany with vacant escutcheon on lid; case o/a in vg cond (scratch marks to bottom) with vg felt lining & trade label to lid; vg cond small powder flask with DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD; pincer mould; hexagon oil bottle; nipple screw rod; small round percussion cap tin; powder measure.
Excellent presentation.  N/L

$8000 – 10000

ITEM 326

CASED DEANE ADAMS D/A PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 50 cal; 5 shot cylinder; 7 3/4″ octagonal barrel with g. bore, some scattered surface pitting, rifling v. well defined; still areas of blueing within rifling grooves; blued finish to metalwork; blued finish to metalwork overall g. cond with some areas of plum patina developing on barrel & handling wear to trigger guard; grey steel finish to cylinder with no corrosion to nipples or chambers; V & P London proofs to chambers  light acanthus scroll to frame & breech, ADAMS’S, PATENT. No. 1306 engraved to rhs of frame, 1306 stamped to cylinder;  DEANE ADAM’S & DEANE. (MAKERS TO H.R.H. PRINCE ALBERT.) 30, KING WILLIAM ST.t LONDON BRIDGE engraved along top strap & barrel; action smooth, cylinder indexing crisp; single piece walnut grip in exc. cond with flat top chequering showing almost no signs of wear or handling; steel butt cap with engraved hinged cap compartment; screws all exc. & metal to wood fit flawless; comes in original fitted oak case; externally case vg. with some light storage marks to finish, all brass screws & vacant brass escutcheon to lid present; internally case vg. with solid partitions, green baize with only v. light storage wear & original paper DEANE ADAMS & DEANE, GUN MAKERS trade label in 90% cond; retains all accessories including ELEY percussion cap bag with paper labels, nipple tool, DIXON & SONS capping tool, cleaning accessories, bullet mould etc.; overall in vg. wo & cond. #1306 Pre 1900 L/R. Spending the majority of its life in Rutherglen, it was most likely carried during payroll collections and purportedly carried during the robbery of the Great Southern mine. Any imperfections are the result of storage as the revolver appears to be unfired. A beautifully preserved collectable with all its original accoutrements. Comes with documentation

$4000 – 6000

ITEM 327

LEPAGE SB PERCUSSION PISTOL: approx 15mm bore; 240mm octagonal twist barrel with g grey patina & minor surface marks; rifled barrel g to vg cond; std sights; g original finish to lock & buttplate with scroll engraving to both & light surface marks; crisp action; LePage a’ Paris to top of barrel; g cond wooden butt; carved grip & 3 small cracks to wood at front of action; o/a g cond  & vgwo. C 1850 N/L

$1800 – 2200

ITEM 328

BELGIUM SB PERCUSSION PISTOL: approx 16mm bore; 160mm brass barrel with g olive & minor surface marks; std sights; g original finish to lock, brass buttplate & brass trigger guard, with light floral engraving to buttplate & trigger guard; heavy action; Belgium proof mark to top of barrel; g cond wooden butt with some light bruising & vg cond chequering; wood ram rod. o/a g to vg cond  & gwo. C 1850 N/L

$1700 – 2000

ITEM 329

COCKER & SON SB PERCUSSIONHOLSTER PISTOL: approx 14mm bore; 230mm barrel with some v light surface pitting & marks; std sights; captive ram rod; surface tarnish to all metal parts, but would grade up; scroll engraving to lock plate & trigger guard; crisp action; COCKER & SON to lock plate & GLASGOW to top of barrel; g cond wooden butt with some light bruising & g cond chequering lightly worn & with some light bruising; small crack to lhs of action at hammer cross bolt; captive ram rod. o/a g to vg cond  & vgwo. C 1840 N/L

$900 – 1200

ITEM 330

S/B PERCUSSION PISTOL: maker unknown – possibly French or Belgium; 12mm bore; 180mm rifled barrel with some v light surface stains; std sights; wood ram rod; g action; German silver trigger guard, buttplate & rod housing; light scroll engraving to lock plate; trigger guard, buttplate, hammer, rod housing & both tangs; g cond wood with lacquer finish; vg chequering to butt.  o/a g to vg wo & cond. C 1840 N/L

$1200 – 1600

ITEM 331

L. GARRATT S/B PERCUSSION PISTOL: approx 12mm bore; 170mm octagonal barrel with platinum band to breech and dark plum patina to barrel; std sights; wood ram rod; German silver action, tangs & buttplate; trapdoor to buttplate; scroll engraving to action tangs & buttplate; crisp action; L. GARRATT LONDON to top of barrel; g to cond wooden butt with slightly worn chequering & small chip at action; blank silver escutcheon top of butt. o/a g to vg cond  & vgwo. C 1850 N/L

$2100 – 2500

ITEM 332

SB PERCUSSION TRAVELLING  PISTOL: approx 12mm bore; 150mm rifled octagonal barrel with platinum band to breech and steel grey patina to barrel; std sights; captive rod; belt hook; German silver trigger guard & bottom tang; blank silver escutcheon to top of butt; trapdoor to buttplate; German leaf engraving to action, top tang & buttplate; good action; VAN WAHT SON & Co to action plate; LONDON to top of barrel; repaired horizontal cracks to wooden butt with g but slightly worn chequering; blank silver escutcheon to top of butt.  o/a f to g cond & gwo. C 1800 N/L

$1800 – 2200

ITEM 333

KING SB PERCUSSION TRAVELLING PISTOL: approx 12mm bore; 135mm octagonal barrel with lightly polished patina & some surface stains; std sights; captive rod; plum patina to hammer & action plate; dull steel colour to trigger guard & lower tang; blank silver escutcheon to top of butt; leaf engraving to action plate, trigger guard, top tang; good action; KING to action plate; vg wood with g to vg; slightly worn chequering. o/a g to vg wo & cond. C 1850 N/L

$1300 – 1700

ITEM 334

ITALIAN (?) SB PERCUSSION PISTOL: approx 10mm bore; 140mm barrel with mottled staining; no sights; brass rod; plum patina to hammer & action plate; brass trigger guard, lower tang & bulbous butt plate with slight damage to lhs of bulb; ornate brass to lhs of action and top of barrel; blank silver escutcheon to top of butt; leaf engraving to 90% of metal; heavy action; f wood; butt. o/a f wo & cond. Converted from flintlock 1830. C 1770 N/L

$1400 – 1800

ITEM 335

MIDDLE EAST / BALKAN SB FLINTLOCK PISTOL; approx 11mm bore; 320mm barrel; European made for M/E or Balkans markets; g action; brass trigger guard & bulbous buttplate; 2 metal bands to front of barrel; 80% ornate engraving to all metal; p profiles; light surface rust to barrel & action.  o/a f wo & cond but would grade up. C 1800 N/L

$1600 – 2000

ITEM 336

SB FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL; German; approx  11mm bore; 90mm round turn off steel barrel; mottled grey finish to barrel & action metal; g action; hidden trigger with faulty release spring; hammer safety; game scene engraving to both sides of action; vg wood butt with vg chequering to both sides; blank silver escutcheon to flat bottom of butt.  o/a g to vg wo & cond. Would grade up. N/L

$1800 – 2200

ITEM 337

SB PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOL: approx 8mm bore; 100mm barrel with mottled staining; maker unknown – possibly European; no sights; plum patina to hammer trigger guard, action body & strap encircling bulbous butt; crisp action; vg cond wood grips; butt. G to vg wo & cond. N/L

$700 – 900

ITEM 338

FINDLAY SB FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL;  approx  12mm bore; 60mm round turn off steel barrel; dull silver finish to barrel, action & straps; British proof marks; action g but heavy; hammer safety; leaf engraving to both sides of action; FINDLAY and PAISLEY to either side of action; vg rosewood grip with metal grotesque figure to base.  o/a vg to exc wo & cond. N/L

$1200 – 1600

ITEM 339

SB PERCUSSION TRAVELLING PISTOL: approx 14mm bore; 100mm turn off damascus barrel with staining, but with exc pattern; std sights; leaf engraving to both sides of action; g action; maker unknown – possibly Belgium; BG to action & 34 to both action & barrel; vg cond  bulbous wood. G to vg wo & cond.  Would grade up. N/L

$900 – 1200

ITEM 340

SB PERCUSSION TRAVELLING PISTOL: approx 14mm bore; 100mm turn off damascus barrel with staining, but with exc pattern; no sights; scroll engraving to all parts of action with rose bouquet on lhs; g action; folding trigger; Belgium proofs to barrel; vg cond  carved grip; sliding bullet compartment base of butt. G to vg wo & cond.  Would grade up. N/L

$1400 – 1700

ITEM 341

ENGLISH SB FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL; approx 10mm bore; 80mm rifled, turn off barrel with dull grey finish to barrel, action & straps with staining; action crisp; leaf scroll to both sides of action; vg wood grip with silver wire inlay; grip a little loose between straps.  o/a g to vg wo & vg cond.                                N/L

$950 – 1100

ITEM 342

GRIFFIN & TOW S/B FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL; approx 11mm bore; 85mm round turn off steel cannon barrel; polished silver finish to all metal; British proof marks; action crisp; hammer safety; leaf engraving to both sides of action;  GRIFFIN & TOW in banner to lhs of action; LONDON in banner to rhs; g to vg rosewood grip with minor marks.  o/a vg to exc wo & cond. N/L

$1800 – 2200

ITEM 343

S/B FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL; approx 11mm bore; 55mm brass, round turn off barrel; vg cond brass action & straps; folding trigger; action crisp; unclear name engraved to lhs of action (may be English/ Irish); vg rosewood grip with minor marks.  o/a vg to exc wo & cond. N/L

$1600 – 2000

ITEM 344

BELGIAN SB PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOL; approx 11mm bore; 50mm round,  turn off barrel with dull steel finish to barrel, action & trigger guard with some staining; no name; Belgium proofs; action crisp; large leaf scroll to both sides of action; vg wood grip vg to exc chequering; o/a vg to exc wo & cond. N/L

$950 – 1200

ITEM 345

TANTO KNIFE; 7½” blade in vg cond with  light marks; exc cond bone mounted handle & scabbard; scabbard has some v fine cracks; 13″ length o/a; beautifully executed village scenes to handle & scabbard. o/a vg cond. C 1860 L/R

$1300 – 1600

ITEM 346

TANTO KNIFE; 8″ blade in vg cond with v light marks; exc cond bone Koshirae mounted handle & scabbard; 15½” length o/a; beautifully executed village scenes to all of handle & scabbard. Unusual size & design.  o/a exc cond. C 1880’s L/R

$1400 – 1800

ITEM 347

PAIR FIELD & GAME SHEAF KNIVES: 1ST with 4″ blade, o/a length 8″; 2nd with 4½” blade & o/a length 9″; both blades exc cond; both blades marked STAINLESS USA; vg cond composite handles; both handles with inset disc with FIELD & GAME FEDERATION over flying duck over Australian map; both guards have Field & Game 1983 and Series No. 010 to either side; both come in exc cond leather sheafs.  o/a ex cond & wo.  A must for any dedicated Field & Game buff. N/L

$200 – 250

ITEM 348

LARGE CAMILLUS FOLDING KNIFE: original WW2 US Army Air Force Camillus folding machete/survival knife, introduced in 1942; blade 255mm(10″) with light staining; makers name lhs; g to vg cond black composite grips with; folds and locks open. o/a g to vg cond & wo. N/L

$200 – 250

ITEM 349

PAIR SHEAF KNIVES made by case: both blades vg to exc condition; makers name to both blade; both in original maker’s sheaf with maker’s name on sheaf.  o/a in vg to exc cond. N/L

$300 – 350

ITEM 350

PUMA HUNTING KNIFE: 5″ blade in exc cond; 10″ overall; makers name to lhs; serrated spine for cutting bone; exc cond composite grips; g leather sheaf with stone sharpener pouch. o/a  exc wo & cond. N/L

$200 – 250