A Fine brass barrelled Blunderbuss by James Rainsford

Stock Code: 8383

A Fine brass barrelled Blunderbuss by James Rainsford of Dublin, 31" overall.  15½" ring turned brass barrel flared at the muzzle, cannon barrel turnings, Engraved Dublin. Struck with Birmingham proofs &  TK barrelsmith's stamp [Poss. Ketland]. Lockplate engraved 'Rainsford', with swan necked cock with brass side plate engraved with wheat ears, trigger guard with acanthus  finial & floral engraving on the bow. Brass butt plate engraved MN 1431 engraved , tang. Walnut full stock with moulded carving round the barrel tang. Under barrel spring bayonet, steel side ramrod, retained by one brass ramrod pipes. A high quality Gentleman's coaching blunderbuss.

 C1780 James Rainsford 1751-1791

Very good condition. 

 

 

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Price: £3,750.00

Available: Yes

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