November 01, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Flintlock Combination Sword Pistol

.30 caliber, 3" barrel, Flintlock mounted on the right side of the sword blade, with the mechanical works on the left side of the blade. 22" blade with a 5.5 false edge.  Beautiful original carved ivory handle with the face of a demon carved.  Deeply chased silver crossguard. Overall length is 28.5"  Circa late 18th to 19th Century. 

 

Condition:

Blade is in the bright has has some light staining scatter throughout the blade.  Overall has nice crisp look. Flintlock has been lightly cleaned in the European manner.  Ivory handle with nice untouched patina. Two very old aged cracks.  Overall an excellent example of a great rarity.

Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$3,680
11/01/2016
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