Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    C. 1790 Brass Mounted British Flintlock Blunderbuss Pistol. 9 3/4" overall, 4 5/8" octagon to round brass barrel with muzzle diameter of approx. 1". Exhibits two proof marks and "London" on the rear of the barrel. Iron lock, with roller frizzen and reinforced pan, marked "Oakes". Brass trigger guard, ramrod pipes and lock bolt washers. Shield shaped brass wrist escutcheon engraved with intertwined letters "WR". Original horn tipped ramrod, the fine walnut stock configured with bag shaped grip with flat sides. Completely original, very fine, overall condition. Really an exceptional example of this scarce and desirable form.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 704

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 17 days left to consign to the 2020 February 22 - 23 Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 December 8 Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 December 8 Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $950,931