DuMouchelles
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March 2024: Day One

Thu, Mar 14, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 215

French Flintlock Double Barrel Fowler, Olive of Marsaille, Ca. Late 18th C., 24 Ga. (.570 Cal.) L 57"

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
41" barrels with scrolling floral engravings and gold damascening at the breech ends. Swan neck hammers and double triggers. Lots marked "Olive". Right side lock is an older replacement with a different style pan. Walnut stock with a checkered grip. Monogrammed trigger guard.

Condition

Refinished metal components with scattered pitting. A few dings to the stock. Right-side lock does not function, appears to have a broken or missing main spring. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.