Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK, visit our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 9399. A very rare English Queen Anne style Double Barrelled Silver Mounted Flintlock pistol by H. W. MORTIMER, circa 1800. Brass frame & barrells. The brass screw-off barrels numbered 1 & 2, approx 2 inches in length. London proof marks stamped on the breech of each barrel. The butt cap with a large silver grotesque mask stamped with London silver hallmarks of a lion and the date letter D for 1799. The side plate engraved "MORTIMER LONDON". (H. W. Mortimer London, worked approx 1755-1819). The walnut butt profusely inlaid with silver wire scroll work and a silver escutcheon. Sliding steel pan cover. An excellent example of the type of weapon carried by a Gentleman or officer during the Napoleonic era of the late 18th Century. The brass showing some natural wear and use, otherwise in good condition. Overall length 8.5 inches. Ref 9399.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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