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    Late 18th Century Brass Mounted British Flintlock Flintlock Holster Pistol. 14 1/2" overall, 9" octagon to round barrel with small engraved "London" and two proof marks, .62 caliber. Lock marked "Twigg" with reinforced pan, bag shaped walnut stock, with checkering except on the flat sides. Brass trigger guard, and ramrod pipes with engraved brass washers under the engraved head lock screws, brass tipped ramrod. Shows some minor honest wear with some very light salt and peppering on the barrel. 1" wood sliver missing in front of the lock and the hammer is a slightly different color, and possibly a correct replacement. An attractive British holster pistol from this early period.

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    November, 2011
    12th Saturday
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