Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK, visit our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref no 8926. A Fine pair of cased English flintlock muff pistol by Oakes London. Circa 1783-1791. The side plates engraved with the makers name "OAKES" on one side and "London" on the other side. Screw-off barrels 1.25 inches in length. Drop down folding triggers. Sliding top safety. Flat sided walnut grips. Proof marks stamped on each breech forward of the fold down trigger. Complete in a fine brass bound wooden case with green baize lining, including a steel barrel key, bullet mold and a rare 3 way powder flask. Actions in good working order. Overall length approximately 4.5 inches. These are excellent examples of unusually small size English Flintlock muff pistols of the type carried for personal protection during the 18th century. Some minor variations in the engraving, otherwise these are a fine pair of cased flintlock pistols in good condition. Case size is 8" x 6". Ref 8926. 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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