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Dublin Castle Dragoon Pistol

.60 caliber, 9" barrel, no S/N. A scarce and very desirable British dragoon flintlock pistol with highly desirable Dublin Castle marks with {crown} / GR. Barrel has a {crown} / GR proof is deep and even-aged brown with brass mounts. also has the broad arrow marks to right of the crown on the lock.   Contains a molded walnut full stock with various inspectors' marks. Dublin Castle marked and clearly legible. Guns marked Dublin Castle are extremely rare and desirable and this dragoon is no exception.

Condition:

The lock plate in good condition with only minor surface rust, excellent marks, the hammer with pitting on top jaw and screw. Pan shows evidence of firing. Lock will not stay on cock (needs minor adjustment). The brass mounts in good condition throughout. Barrel only has very minor pitting towards touch hole. Stock has minor marks throughout. One tight crack on left side near forend, and another extremely minor loss measuring 3" on right side of barrel. Replaced piece of wood behind cock above lock plate, roughly 1.5" x .25" in length.

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$8,225
09/12/2018

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