Caps & Flints – Collector’s Item of the Issue

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CAPS & FLINTS

The Journal of the Antique and Historical Arms Collectors Guild of Victoria

Published articles - Collector's item of the issue

A B C D F G H J K L M N O P R S T V W Z
A
  • First model Adams revolver, 34 bore, serial number 21, March 1978, p,83.
  • 1851 Model Adams 38 bore percussion revolver with Melbourne colonial volunteer regiment inscription, September 1981, p.11.
  • Austrian volcanic cartridge saloon pistol, March 1980, p.85.
B
  • Turn barrel flintlock pistol by Louis Barber of London, c. 1715, March 2000, p.108.
  • Bechtler “fore and aft” percussion pistol, June 1979, p.249.
  • Cased airgun and rifle by John Blanch of Hull, September 1983, p.14.
  • Blunderbus of French origin, March 1973, p.79.
  • Borchardt self loading pistol, December 1980, p.189.
  • Bow Street Runners’ percussion pistol by W. Parker, March 1967, p.14.
  • Bowie Knife by Edward Barnes, September 1966, p.5.
  • Bowie knives from Australian collections, September 2000, p.192.
C
  • Colt .56 cal. percussion artillery carbine, June 1972, p.260.
  • Colt .36 cal. percussion sporting rifle, September 1979, p.17.
  • Colt Walker, B company no. 78, June 1971, p.123.
  • Colt 1849 pocket revolver, engraved with Tiffany grips and cased with accessories, March 1975, p.51.
  • Colt 1849 pocket revolver with with engraved portrait, July 1968, p.20.
  • Colt 1851 Navy, cased with matching canteen stock and stock pouch, September 1978, p. 157.
  • Colt 1851 Navy, engraved and gold inlaid, December 1999, p.64.
  • Cased pair of Colt 1851 Navies, with ivory grips and enscribed to a bodyguard of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, September 1982, p.110.
  • Colt Bisley and details of history, December 1983, p.41.
  • Colt Model 1911 cased with accessories, retailed by William Evans of London, June 2000, p.150.
D
  • Sheath knife by James Dixon and Sons Sheffield dated to 1876, September 1984, p.127.
F
  • First Australian-made revolver?, December 2000, p.194.
  • Flintlock pistol bearing arms of Sir James Douglas, 18th century naval officer, June/September 1973, p.111.
G
  • Pair of flintlock pistols by Peter Gandon, London, c.1742, December 1979, p.51.
  • German machine gunner’s armour, December 1966, p.9.
  • Green Brothers’ breech loading percussion musket, December 1971, p.191.
  • Greens carbine, September 1975, p.97.
H
  • Double barrel pigeon gun by Haenel of Suhl; metal and wood engraved, displayed at the Paris exhibition of 1860, September 1972, p.19.
  • Flintlock musket by Hardwell c.1690, June 1975, p.75.
J
  • Japanese armour from the Edo period, c. 1850, June 1982, p.86.
  • Japanese matchlock temple gun, March 1984, p.71.
  • Japanese sword by Tozaemonjo Kunitsugu c. 1504, June 1981, p.251.
K
  • Air rifle by Kleinschmidt of Coblenz c.1730, April 1970, p.260.
L
  • Cased pair of Le Mat percussion revolvers, September 1971, p.157.
M
  • Pinfire double rifle by M. Mach of Prague, June 1970, p.300.
  • John Manton 18 bore double barrelled flintlock shotgun, June 1977, p.166.
  • Joseph Manton tube lock double barrel shotgun, March 1982, p.61.
  • Massachusetts Arms Co. tape primed percussion revolver, December 1976, p.125.
  • Mauser pistols, June 1999, p. 238.
  • Metford percussion match rifle by George Gibbs, Bristol, June 1967, p.16.
  • Cased pair of folding trigger percussion pistols by William Moore, London, June 1974, p.177.
  • Mortimer flintlock muff pistols, engraved and inlaid, March 1969, p.96.
N
  • Needle fire cavalry pistol with detachable stock, April 1968, p.16.
  • Double barrel flintlock pistol with spring bayonet by Nock c.1800, March 1972, p.225.
  • Duck’s foot pistol by Nock, September 1970, p.19.
O
  • Double barrel 13 gauge O/U percussion shotgun by Charles Osbourne, Birmingham, c. 1856, December 1972, p.51.
P
  • Miniature rifle by W. Parker of London, c. 1815, December 1970, p.57.
  • Pinfire revolver with partially rifled chambers, June 1978, p.121.
  • Australian powder horns made in Rockhampton Queensland, June 1984, p.99.
  • Powder horn with silver mounts and New Zealand motifs, December 1967, p,20.
R
  • Cased pair of percussion pistols by Westley Richards, London, December 1974, p.19.
S
  • Smith & Wesson .32 cal. revolving rifle, March 1973, p.91.
  • Snaphaunce pistol, September 1967, W
  • Scottish flintlock pistol by D. Walker of Dunbarton, September 1968, p.18.
  • Snider engineers’ carbine with Lancaster rifling, June 1980, p.121.
T
  • Percussion pepperbox by Henry Tatham of London, June 1983, p.199.
  • Under and over flintlock rifle and shotgun by Henry Tatham of London, c. 1820, December 1982, p.137.
  • Tranter type revolving rifle chambered for centrefire cartridges, June 1969, p.136.
  • Cased pair of flintlock duellers by John Twigg of London, c,1774 – has patented safety frizzen, September 1977, p.17.
V
  • Volcanic pistols, December 1977, p.49.
W
  • Webley gas seal percussion revolver, September 1999, p.20.
  • Webley R. I. C. revolver altered to percussion, March 1979, p.221.
  • 1855 Infantry Officers’ sword by Henry Wilkinson, Pall Mall, London, March 1981, p.223.
  • Winchester 1873 carbine presented to James Gregg an Indian scout, January 1969, p.56.
  • Woodward’s patent turn over double barrel .30 rf derringer, January 1970, p.220.
Z
  • Military map of Zulu Land and campaign medal for the Zulu War, December 1978, p.191.

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