Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    C. 1800 Brass Mounted British Flintlock Holster Pistol 14" overall, with octagonal 8 5/8", .56 caliber smoothbore brass barrel. Barrel with two British proofs, and "London" on top near the breech, small blade type front sight with 'spider' base. Brass mounts include trigger guard, octagonal ramrod pipes, washers under lock screw heads, shield shaped wrist escutcheon with exquisitely engraved crest, probably regimental, and cap on ramrod pipe. Lock with sliding safety marked Ketland & Co., also in brass, with reinforced brass pan. Walnut stock with flat sided bag shaped grip. Excellent overall condition, just showing some minor honest wear. Lock surface has been lightly cleaned with the external lock parts rather dark in contrast, but completely original. A beautiful British pistol with the added interest of the, doubtless identifiable, engraved crest on the wrist escutcheon.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 600

    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

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 June 7 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 November 14-16 Space Exploration Auction Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection Part IV - Dallas
    2019 November 14-16 Space Exploration Auction Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection Part IV - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $2,568,288