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Exquisite Trench Art Miniature Brass and Wood Thomson M1928A Sub Machine Gun

US$575

About

Only 4.5" long, this exquisitely crafted American Trench Art miniature sub-machine gun is obviously based on the Thomson Model M1928A. It features that model's signature wooden pistol grip, a "skeleton" stock and a removable faux magazine. This little beauty does "fire" if one pulls back a sprung bolt until it clicks, inserts a projectile into the breach and then pulls the ribbed lever that is attached to the trigger. This beautifully crafted piece of Outsider Art is truly in the Trench Art tradition of "one of a kind."

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 1.75 in. (4.45 cm)Width: 4.5 in. (11.43 cm)Depth: 0.5 in. (1.27 cm)
  • Style
    Outsider Art (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1944
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Port Hope, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: DD 0002951stDibs: LU100031789432

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Port Hope, Canada
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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