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    English Over & Under Brass Barrel Tap Action Flintlock Pistol by Nicholson, No. 45 Cornhill, London. .45 caliber, 2 ¾-inch brass turn-off barrels with roulette band at muzzle. Brass tap action box lock, the left side with tap, floral engraving and panoply of flags and drums with name: NICHOLSON in center. Right side a reprise of left side and marked: Cornhill/ No. 45/London. German silver tap, barrel with floral outer pattern. Sliding safety. One-piece slab walnut grip with scrolled wire inlay. Vacant oval German silver wrist escutcheon. Silver pommel cap with English proofs. Condition: Very good. Brass polished to bright. Steel with grey age patina. Grip with wear and patina. Action crisp.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    9th Sunday
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