Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK, visit our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref no 5333. A very rare Cased single Barrel Percussion pistol made in Belgium circa 1840. The pistol barrel retaining much original deep blued finish. Floral engraved to the sideplates and a drop-down folding trigger. Overall length of pistol 12 inches. Complete in a blue baise lined mahogany case with a steel detachable shoulder stock, possibly added at a later date when it was put into the case. Box size 14 x 6 inches.The case lid with the remains of an old gold leaf embossed maker's trade label, name and address indistinct but you can clearly see the wording "makers to H.M.Government. A very unusual set. The lid escutcheon engraved W.S. Ref 5333.This is an antique weapon and is sold as a collectors item only. No Licence is required in the United Kingdom.
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