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Lot 17: 17: Flintlock Tinder Pistol Lighter

  • Low Estimate: $300.00
  • High Estimate: $350.00
  • Realized: $977.50
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Flintlock tinder pistol lighter, European or American, with engraved wooden handle (foliate carving on tang), steel body, trigger, hammer and stand, hidden compartment for tinder and a receptacle on side for small candle or rush. Not marked. Overall good condition with slight age cracks to wood. 7 3/4" L x 4 1/4" H. 18th/Early 19th Century.

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