MakeRef 1271. A side-hammer percussion pistol by Stanton & Son of Chester.
Recommended UsageCollection item
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 1271. An octagonal screw off barrel side-hammer percussion pistol by Stanton & Son of Chester. Circa 1846-50. The gunmaker's name Stanton & Son Chester engraved on the 4 inch octagonal barrel. Scroll engraving to the the lock-plate and the hammer. Nicely chequered walnut grip with an oval silver escutcheon fitted to the rear. Overall length 9 inches. Action in good working order. In good overall condition retaining traces of original finish and showing very little sign of use or wear. Ref 1271. This is an obsolete antique pistol 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.