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    £ 3,700
    Napoleonic era Brass barrelled English Flintlock Blunderbuss. Ref 9299 Muzzleloader
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    Andrew Bottomley Antique Arms & Armour. Mail Order Only. Established in 1968.
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    Napoleonic era Brass barrelled English Flintlock Blunderbuss. Ref 9299 Muzzleloader

    Pistol / Hand GunsMuzzleloaderUsed£ 3,700

    Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK, visit our website andrewbottomley.com Ref no 9299. A rare Napoleonic era Brass barrelled English Flintlock Blunderbuss fitted with a top spring bayonet. The lockplate engraved "DIXON". The barrel engraved "LEICESTER". Manufactured circa 1797-1816. John Dixon had a workshop in Leicester during the Napoleonic era 1797-1816. He was the father of Samuel Dixon Gunsmith later of Dixon & Son, very well known 19th-20th century gunmakers. Brass barrel with slightly swamped muzzle aprox 14 inches long, set on top with a spring loaded folding bayonet and stamped with two good clear proof marks on the barrel. Matching brass furniture comprising butt-plate, trigger guard and two ramrod pipes. Very nice chequering at the wrist. Condition is very good with hardly any sign of use. Action works fine. Overall length approx 29.5 inches. These fearsome weapons were often carried aboard mail-coaches during the 18th-19th centuries, as well as being used on large estates and for personal protection. Ref 9299.

    This is an antique weapon and is sold as a collectors item only. No Licence is required in the United Kingdom....Read full description
    SubcategoryMuzzleloader
    ConditionUsed
    Price£ 3,700
    Sale typeTrade
    Modelera Brass barrelled English Flintlock Blunderbuss. Ref 9299
    Manufactured Year1796-1816
    Antiqueyes
    MechanismFlintlock
    CertificateNo Licence
    Your reference9299
    Recommended UsageCollection item

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