Lot 161

A pair of boxlock percussion belt pistols by D. Egg of London, circa 1830. Octagonal turn-off barrels of 7cm, fitted with spring-catch bayonets. Drop-down triggers, engraved frames and hammers, safety-catches to top and chequered walnut grips. White metal mounts to the butts. Both engraved to D Egg, London on top of the barrels. Belt hooks to rear of both. Overall length with bayonets out 10 inches (25.5cm). (2)

Estimate: £1,800-£2,200