British Box Lock Pistol

Currency:USD Category:Firearms & Military / Hand Guns - Pistols Start Price:25.00 USD Estimated At:250.00 - 300.00 USD
British Box Lock Pistol
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NVSN, .50 caliber, 2 ¼ inch octagon barrel, smooth bore, loop engraving at muzzle, heavily scroll engraved frame, silver washed, British proofs, saw handle one piece grip, shell design butt, checking at least 20 to the inch, folding trigger, “dolphin” hammer, 1840’s.
Condition: bore is dark, plum blue iron, 99% silver, wood has shrunken slightly, hammer does not stand.

Provenance: From the Estate of Thomas W. Lorimer.