DescriptionU.S. Marked R. Johnson 1837 Flintlock Pistol.
Unserialized, approximately .54 caliber, 8 1/2-inch barrel with fixed front sight. Top of barrel stamped: U.S. / T.W. Lock marked: U.S. / R. JOHNSON / MIDDN. CONN. / 1837. Smooth hardwood stock with metal barrel band, triggerguard and grip cap. Swivel ramrod.
Condition: Very good. Finish primarily a bright grey patina with scattered signs of handling wear and patches of pitting. Dings and scuffs present to wood. Action good. Moderately pitted bore.
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