Exceptional Russian combination hunting sword and flintlock pistol. Circa 1735. Parcel gilt and finely chased hilt and hand guard bearing the cypher of Tsarina Anna with green stained ivory veneered handle, the blade mounted with a small flintlock pistol. Condition: Super original condition. Provenance: Well known American auction, available upon request. L: 28 3/4 in (73 cm)
Fine Russian combined hunting sword and flintlock pistol. Circa 1760-70 with earlier blade, probably Tula. With straight slender blade double-edged at the point at the forte fitted with pistol barrel and lock mechanism on the right under an oval shell-guard cast with with a demonic mask, on a carved horn grip with a bronze pommel depicting a hound and hare. Condition: Some rust and minor orrosion on the steel parts. Original repair on the blade as shown. Provenance: Well known American…
Antique three stone diamond ring, probably American c.1900, the three round brilliant cut stones to shaped box collet mounts, millegrain set, faceted gallery and tapering shoulders with engraved foliate decoration, 14ct yellow gold with platinum edge to the collets
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