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British Flintlock Trade Pistol

.65 caliber, 9" round iron smooth bore barrel. Post-1813 Birmingham commercial proofs at breech. Unmarked flat iron lock with flat reinforced cock and rounded iron pan. Brass mounts with simple flat S-side plate, trigger guard and single ram rod pipe. Brass tipped wooden ramrod.

Condition:

Good. Steel gray patina on barrel with darker age staining. Lock with darker patina and scattered pinpricking. Brass cleaned to a medium golden color. Stock very crisp, with a 2" diagonal crack on the reverse, running from the front lock screw to the barrel channel.

Estimate: $750 - $1,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$431
11/02/2016

 

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