A scarce English Flintlock Box-lock pocket pistol by ARCHER of London. Circa 1790. The side-plate engraved ARCHER to one side and LONDON to the other side. One piece walnut grip. Screw-off 2.5 inch steel barrel. London proof mark to the underside of the breech. This is the type of pocket sized pistol that would have been carried by a traveller or gentleman for personal protection during the 18-19th century. In good working order, and in good condition. Overall length 7 inches. Ref 2395.
This is an antique pistol and is sold as a collectors item only.
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