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    SINGLE SHOT FLINTLOCK PISTOL (BELGIUM) Circa 1835 - 2 5/8" smoothbone barrel in .45 calibre. Typical inexpensively manufactured muff style pistol with box lock and top mounted hammer. Action functions properly but main spring is weak. It has a checkered wood grip. Accompanying this lot is a newly made display box with flask and silverware handle.

    Condition:All metal surfaces buffed bright. Modest amount of engraving on frame and triggerguard. Wood grips a poor fit to metal. Homemade, canvas covered, silk lined display box. Box contains a small silver plated flask marked "SYKES". The top portion of a piece of fancy old silverware is ground down to a point and is in the box.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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