Bonnie Parker’s personal, concealed Colt .38 snub-nose detective special revolver, which was found post-mortem taped to her inside thigh with white medical tape. The ambush happened so fast that she did not even have a chance to retrieve it from its intimate hiding place.
Winchester 1873 - lever action rifle, a significant improvement over existing lever guns, but marketing was key. Chambered for the same cartridges that fit the popular 1873 Peacemaker revolver, frontier “logistics” were solved. It was a favorite with Texas Rangers, and became known as “The Gun That Won The West”.
Ṫ✪Ṫ THE “WARRENCAR”: BONNIE & CLYDE’S DEATH CAR“Ruth and Jesse Warren of Topeka, Kansas, bought a 1934 Ford Fordor Deluxe Sedan. They hadn’t owned it very long when on April 29th, 1934, Ruth noticed the car was missing. A month later the Warrens were informed the car was in Louisiana, with 160 bullet holes in it after Louisiana lawmen shot and killed Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow on a rural road in Gibsland, LA on May 23, 1934. The Warrens had to go to federal court to take back their car.
A RARE ETCHED PARTISAN OF THE GUARD OF THE ELECTOR FRIEDRICH AUGUST I OF SAXONY, 'THE STRONG', CIRCA 1694-97 .
A dagger provenance: France dating: 19th Century. Straight, double-edged blade and short tang; fine, silver-plated metallic grip depicting the effigy of Death hugging a man, the quillon with arms ending in lion heads together with a snake; silver-plated metallic scabbard decorated with masks, snakes, owl and skulls.
An ivory hilted dagger (Khanjarli) and silver scabbard, South India, early 18th century, the curved double edged watered steel blade chiseled with central ridge and yallis flanking the forte, curved steel knuckle guard terminating in a dragon's head, ivory hilt in four parts secured with gold rosette pins terminating in a bifurcated pommel, the silver scabbard engraved with designs of scrolling vegetation, birds and stylized flowers with bud finial. 37.3cm