~ A circa 1840 Belgium Boxlock Turn-Off Barrel Muff Pistol ~
The bore is quite substantial being just under 13mm i.e. around 36 gauge.
The pistol has a rounded walnut sack butt and a turn-off barrel. The hammer has some simple etched decoration.
~ Dimensions ~
The barrel has a length of 3.5 inches (9cm), with the pistol having an overall length of 8 inches (20.25cm).
~ Condition ~
The gun is in an overall good condition. The woodwork is in very good order with a very small chip to the base. The metalwork is in good order and the barrel twists off with ease. It cocks and releases with ease, the hammer has a degree of sideways play.
~ Postage ~
UK postage costs £18 or the pistol can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard,