Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK, visit our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref no 9423. A good single barrel English side-hammer percussion pistol made by Gardner of Newcastle. Circa 1830-1840. (John Gardner worked in Bigg Market and later in Collingwood Street Newcastle-Upon-Tyne during the period 1797-1837). The gunmakers name "GARDNER NEWCASTLE" engraved on the top strap. Decorative scrolling on the the side plate and the hammer. Two British proof marks underneath the 3 inch scrw-off barrel. Flat sided walnut grips. Overall length 7.5 inches. Action in good working order and in good condtion. Ref 9423.This is an antique weapon 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 or bank transfer at no extra charge. Established 1968.