Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Pair of British Percussion Pistols with Folding Bayonets.

    Approximately .50 calibers, 6 1/2-inch octagonal barrels. Top of barrel flats marked LONDON. Lockplates scroll-engraved and marked BUSHILL. Spring loaded folding snap bayonets top of barrels measuring 5-inches when sprung with curved upright trigger releases. Light scroll engraving to hammers, upper tangs, breech area and triggerguards. Finely checkered one-piece walnut grips with vacant oval shape escutcheons. A fish icon and fish scales design are on both hammers. Brass tipped wooden ramrods present. Overall length is pistols are 12-inches.

    Condition: Good to very good with a grey patina look overall, barrel with scattered pitting and signs of cleaning. Grips with handling wear, bumps, bruises and stress cracks. One bayonet slightly bent, making release a bit hard. Other metal features with signs of age wear and pitting. Mechanically sound. Bore dark.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2020
    6th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 294

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Dec 6, 2020 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    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 2021 July 18 Guitars and Musical Instruments Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search