The HSE proposes a complete phasing out of lead ammunition
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Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 1561. A scarce Irish percussion travelling pistol made by Parkinson of Dublin. Circa 1835. John Parkinson had a workshop 22 Arran Quay, Dublin, circa 1824-1846. 4 inch octagonal sighted barrel engraved Dublin and stamped with the Irish registration mark DU 1835. The makers name Parkinson engraved on the lock plate. Chequered grips. Oval escutcheon fitted to the rear of the barrel tang. Captive swivel ramrod and decorative engraved trigger guard. A small crack to the fore-end of the stock, otherwise in reasonably good condition. Action working (a bit stiff). A scarce pistol. Overall length 9 inches.Ref 1561. 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.