Live Auction

The April 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Apr 14, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1224

Robert Jones British Silver Mounted Percussion Cap Cape Gun, C. 1860s, 30" Barrels, SN 3235

Estimate: $900 - $1,200

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
Side by side Damascus steel barrels, one smooth bored shotgun (looks to be 16 ga.), the other rifled. Marked on the rib "Robt. Jones 3 Gt. Howard St. Liverpool". Scrolling engraved lock marked "Robert Jones" with engraved hammers. Engraved silver trigger guard and butt plate. Serial number 3235 at the trigger guard. 3-leaf rear sight with bead front sight. Steel ramrod, double triggers.


Light pitting at a few spots on the barrel. Light scuffing and scratching to the stock. Overall very good condition. | 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 ìRequest Condition Reportî or ìAsk a Questionî buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.