November 28, 2018 10:00 AM EST Cincinnati


Johnson Contract U.S. Model 1836 Flintlock Pistol

.54 caliber, 8.5" barrel, no S/N. Bright finish, walnut stock. Standard R. Johnson lock markings, dated 1841, breech inspected US / JH / P with two crisp script cartouches on the counterpane: JH and WAT. Single shot muzzleloading flint pistol in original flint configuration with swivel ramrod.


Very good. Metal with an evenly oxidized smooth plum patina on the metal, all markings clear, wood crisp and feathery with light handling marks. Mechanically functional, dirty bore with some pitting.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000
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