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    English Flintlock Horse Pistol by Thomas Wheeler. .62 caliber, 9 1/4-inch octagonal barrel, the top flat marked: London. Dentate banding at breech. Lock mechanism with ship's prow pan, roller frizzen spring and sliding safety. Lock marked: Wheeler. Gilt silver oval monogram wrist escutcheon with script initials WC. Checkered walnut stock with engraved steel furniture. Wooden ramrod. [Thomas Wheeler, London, 1771-1820].
    Condition: Good. Metal with grey patina and scattered light pitting overall. Wood with wear, sliver chip on right side of barrel. Tiny stable hairline crack on right side near thimble.


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    18th Sunday
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