Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK, visit our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 9525. An English single barrelled side hammer percussion pistol by Edwards. Circa 1830-1840. The makers name "Edwards" engraved on the side plate. The side plates, butt-cap, trigger guard and lock engraved with scrolling foliage. Octagonal 4.5 inch barrel and a steel swivel captive ramrod. The finely chequered walnut butt fitted with an oval silver escutcheon. The barrel with two British proof marks. Overall length approx 9.5 inches. In working order and condition. This is the type of pistol that would have been carried in a pocket or a saddle bag during the mid 19th century by an English gentleman, traveller, or officer as a personal protection weapon. Ref 9525.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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