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    £ 675
    BACON MF'G. CO. NORWICH CONN Cast Steel .34" Calibre Under Hammer Percussion Pistol With Cannon Barrel & Waln .34 Muzzleloader
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    BACON MF'G. CO. NORWICH CONN Cast Steel .34" Calibre Under Hammer Percussion Pistol With Cannon Barrel & Waln .34 Muzzleloader

    Pistol / Hand GunsMuzzleloaderBACON MF'G. CO. NORWICH CONNCalibre .34

    American Civil War Era Cast Steel .34" Calibre Under Hammer Percussion Pistol With Cannon Barrel & Walnut Grips By Bacon & Co 1852-1888. Sn 11394 - 11394

    Thomas K Bacon originally worked for the American Manhattan Firearms Company before leaving C1859 to set up his own business BACON MF'G. CO. NORWICH CONN. These single shot under hammer pistols were made in the Mid 1800's and were popular pocket size weapons in the American Civil War era. This nice example is 7” overall with a 3" round steel cannon barrel which is stepped to octagonal at the breech. Similar pistols are illustrated on page 94 of the book ‘Underhammer Guns by Herschel Logan’ and Bacon ‘1852-1888’ is recorded on page 74 of the same book. The left side of the barrel is stamped ' Bacon & Co Cast Steel Norwich CT'. The underside of the barrel is stamped ‘24’. The metal has even patina throughout and the frame has attractive engraved foliate decoration. Its Walnut grips are undamaged. This pistol has a hook trigger, small brass bead fore sight and brass bead rear sight. The pistol is in full working order. Price includes UK delivery. NB As an antique under hammer weapon no licence is required to possess this item in the UK if retained as a part of a collection or display. Sn 11394
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    SubcategoryMuzzleloader
    ConditionUsed
    Price£ 675
    Sale typeTrade
    MakeBACON MF'G. CO. NORWICH CONN
    Calibre.34
    ModelCast Steel .34" Calibre Under Hammer Percussion Pistol With Cannon Barrel & Waln
    Manufactured YearAmerican Civil War era
    Antiqueyes
    MechanismPercussion
    CertificateNo Licence
    Barrel length3 "
    Overall length7"
    Your reference11394
    Gun StatusActivated
    Recommended UsageCollection item

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