May 06, 2020 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


British Pattern 1796 New Land Pattern Pistol

.65 caliber, 9" wedge-retained barrel, no S/N. Browned finish, brass furniture, walnut stock. Single-shot flintlock British cavalry pistol with captive swivel ramrod. Lock with George III cipher and {broad arrow} inspection, British military proofs on barrel, storekeeper's mark dated 1800 at wrist. Lock in original flint with fenced and bridled rounded iron pan and flat lock believed reinforced.


Very good. Retains some brown with clear markings throughout. Mechanically functional, good bore with moderate oxidation and some pitting. Stock crisp with a repaired crack at the ramrod entry with some added finish.

Estimate: $2,500 - $4,000
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