Cranked butt air cane  

  RSS

Garvin
(@garvin)
Owner Admin
Joined:5 months  ago
Posts: 782
11/12/2017 4:18 pm  

Cranked butt air cane

 

This can sold at the Holts Auctioneers auction in September 2017 for £420.

Auction blurb:

"A SCARCE 120-BORE AND 54-BORE COMBINED PRE-CHARGED PNEUMATIC AIR-CANE, UNSIGNED, MODEL 'CRANKED BUTT', no visible serial number, circa 1865, with tapering 18 1/2in. barrel section, the micro-rifled barrel insert removing to reveal the larger smooth-bored barrel, brass screw-off nose-cap with captive iron ramrod, dove-tailed fore and rear-sights, concealed trigger button near the join and external cocking square, cranked air reservoir stock with integral walking stick handle, the whole painted in imitation of wood, complete with period pump"

b53e2a6e905a2f9c6a4883f78a899417.jpg 5abe7bd459b188de39ae84b61a418b4b.jpg 05f989cf9b01111b787c6051e3214d57.jpg 6e3e607e55ae655d4688c4c51134dc97.jpg 1ed3306ab3ab0052f28b1a515b7dd46c.jpg bfb95e1f679997fda87d19a3c29ba4a4.jpg 8ad475a0087c096e73ee65cf13931815.jpg 1534dd6f82d2b93532d8e6cabebd316b.jpg


ReplyQuote
  
Working

Please Login or Register