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SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644
Side-by-side, finely engraved, original case hardening, damascus and bluing, mid-19th century

SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, right facing

All steel furniture finely chisel acanthus scroll engraved; bar action lock signed 'GASQUOINE & DYSON' in a banner, also featuring a hunting dog and flushed game-bird on each plate; chisel-engraved dolphin-headed hammers; all furniture similarly engraved. An uninhabited silver thumbpiece is inlayed within the highly figured and finely checkered (forend and grip) walnut stock. The gun is accompanied by its original labeled and fitted leather case sans lock; affixed is a tooled leather nameplate displaying the name “John Platt – Timperley – Manchester”. The same name and address is found on the barrel rib. (Includes 14 Ely Brothers cartridges)
A very good example having tapering 30-inch Damascus barrels; tight smooth actions.

1145-10

$3,675


SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, left facing
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, stock detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, butt plate detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, marking detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, lock detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, lock plate detail 1
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, lock detail 2
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, trigger guard detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, stock detail 2
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, barrel detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, tang detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, address detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, marks detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, case open view
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, case view
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, case label detail
SHOTGUN, 12-GUAGE PINFIRE PERCUSSION SPORTING GUN BY GASQUOINE & DYSON MARKET PLACE, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM PROOF MARKS, NO. 1644, case detail




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