Pistol / Hand GunsMuzzleloaderUsed£ 850
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 2389. A rare brass framed 18th century flintlock tinder-box or tinder-lighter. Made by Farmer & Co. Circa 1780-1790. This is a genuine brass framed tinder lighter of the type used by early settlers and travellers during the 1780's-1790 era. The tinder that was used was usually open weave flax or other material that would be easily combustible, this was kept dry in the "barrel" of the pistol . The side plate engraved Farmer & co. Some minor stains to the brass, otherwise in very good condition and in working condition. Length 6.5 inches. Ref 2389. This is an obsolete antique item and is sold as a collectors item only. No Licence is required in the United Kingdom. If you wish to purchase this item please visit our website andrewbottomley.com where you can pay by credit/debit card. Established 1968....Read full description
MakeA rare brass framed 18th century flintlock tinder-lighter by Farmer & co.
ModelC. 1780-1790. Ref 2389
Recommended UsageCollection item