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Queen Anne Flintlock Boxlock pocket pistol Circa 1775. Good condition. Ref 9336.

Queen Anne Flintlock Boxlock pocket pistol Circa 1775. Good condition. Ref 9336.

£1,150.00
Stock Status: In Stock
A nice quality English silver mounted Queen Anne style Flintlock Boxlock pocket pistol Circa 1760 - 1775. The sideplate engraved "WILSON". (Possibly Richard Wilson who had a work shop in London circa 1730-1766). Walnut butt inlaid with silver wire scrolls and a silver oval escutcheon to the rear. Silver grotesque mask butt-cap with full British silver hall mark. Steel screw-off cannon barrel. Two London proof marks to the breech. In working order and good condition. Overall length 8 inches. This is the type of pistol that would have been carried in a pocket or a saddle bag during the late 18th century by an English gentleman, traveller, or officer as a personal protection weapon. Ref 9336.
This is an obsolete antique pistol and is sold as a collectors item only.
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