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.


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


Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us

If you are purchasing a firearm that requires an FFL or C&R and you do not have one, we can transfer the gun to a firearms dealer of your choice. We will transfer and ship the firearm to them, and they will then transfer it to you. Any charges for this service (which may include a background check) are between you and the dealer. If you come to Cowan’s in person to pick up your purchase(s), we can transfer a long gun to you directly. Handguns can only be transferred to Ohio residents.