Necessary box containing a pair of luxury pistols LEPAGE MOUTIER
France, 19th century, 1890. Gift of the Count of Paris
Wood, steel and gold
Total length : 39,5 - Barrels length : 26,5cm
Rifled barrels, white polished finish, decorated with gold fillets and leaves at the muzzles. The barrels are engraved with champlevé and heightened with gold of foliage, volutes; they are signed Lepage Moutier in Paris.
System with percussion, gauge 10mm.
All fittings in white polished steel and richly decorated in suite.
Ebony crossbars finely carved.
Blackened walnut case, decorated with brass fillets and in its center, three engraved brass escutcheon plates:
- The Count of Paris to Mr. Captain De Vecchi 1857
- Il General di Vecchi al suo ufficiale d'ordinansa CAVre Pietro Montrucchio 1896
- Al Caro Amico e Collega Felice Vicino Pallavicino Ricordo del suo offerionatissimo Pietro Montrucchio 1896
Interior lined with green felt, complete with its original accessories. (45 x 26)
Very good condition.
Delevery information :
All items are sent by registered mail, insured.
Rates on request.
Delivery and installation possible.