Butterfield & Butterfield 7239A.
sale location: San Francisco.
sale date: June 26 & 27, 2001.
title: Antique Sporting & Collectible Arms including the Bowie Collection and property from the estate of Muriel Vernet Moore:
554 lots most lots are shown in color.
Includes an article by Greg Martin about the Bowie Family Collection.
Session 1: lots 6850-6995 is arms & armor from the San Francisco Fine Arts Museum includes cannons, suits of armor, helmets, Indian & Mogul weapons, US Civil War items & various other interesting lots.
Property from the Speed Art Museum includes Italian Halbreds and 3 suits of armor.
Session II: lots 7050-7459 includes the Bowie collection and property from the estate of Muriel Vernet Moore,
Session III: lots 7479-7913 is antique sporting & collectible arms: Winchester, DWM, Mauser, Colt and many others.