Nicholas Dainty

Nicholas Dainty

Nicholas Dainty
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This is a beautiful engraving even it is on a gun.

“Holland & Holland is a British gun-maker based in London, England. They offer handmade sporting rifles and shotguns. H&H holds two Royal Warrants.

A stunning J. Purdey  Sons double rifle in .600 Nitro Express. Engraved by Philippe Grifnee with a gold Rhino, Elephants and a stand of Cape Buffalos. The gold background inlay gives the gun a unique appearance and is tastefully set off by the deep relief engraving of the African game scenes.

A stunning J. Purdey & Sons double rifle in Nitro Express. Engraved by Philippe Grifnee with a gold Rhino, Elephants and a stand of Cape Buffalos. The gold background inlay gives the gun a unique appearance and is tastefully set off by the deep relie

four shot revolving barrel flintlock pistol

The-wicked-knight: Four barreled Indo-Persian flintlock pistol, possibly Indian or Ottoman, century, the four barrels fully decorated in gold damascening with stylised foliate designs, the ivory grip with studded design

Triple trigger: Edinburgh-made gun, just sold at auction for £43,000, makes it possible to shoot three game birds with one shot

The 'Holy Grail' of the gun world: TRIPLE-BARRELLED shotgun from 1891 goes under the hammer (it was so difficult to handle no-one made another)

An outstanding double-barrelled pin-fire/percussion shotgun by Francis Marquis.  provenance:	 	Paris dating:	 	 third quarter of the 19th Century

An outstanding double-barrelled pin-fire/percussion shotgun by Francis Marquis. provenance: Paris dating: third quarter of the Century-SR

A rare "Eyraud" pin-fire revolver, France, 19th century.

A rare "Eyraud" pin-fire revolver, France, century. Ohhh revolvers how I love thee.

A vierling, a beautiful antique German combination gun

This is an antique, German combination gun (according to the OP) that appears to have several gauges of ammo, like a rifle, shotgun, and pistol bullets. The flourish designs on the gun are beautiful as well.