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£ 850 Ref 2448. A good quality English Flintlock Box-lock pistol made by PARKER HOLBORN LONDON. C. 1800. Muzzleloader
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Ref 2448. A good quality English Flintlock Box-lock pistol made by PARKER HOLBORN LONDON. C. 1800. Muzzleloader

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Holmfirth, North EastUpdated 1 day ago
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SubcategoryMuzzleloader
MakeRef 2448. A good quality English Flintlock Box-lock pistol made by PARKER
ModelHOLBORN LONDON. C. 1800.
Sale typeTrade
ConditionUsed
Antiqueyes
CertificateNo Licence
Your reference2448
Description

Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 2448. A good quality English Flintlock Box-lock pistol Circa 1800. Fitted with a screw-off barrel & folding trigger and a sliding top safety. The side-plate engraved W. PARKER to one side and HOLBORN LONDON to the other side. Flat sided walnut butt. Screw-off steel barrel with lug to the underside. Two British proof marks to the underside of the frame. Good overall condition. Action in working order with a strong spring. Barrel length 2.5 inches. Overall length 7 inches. A interesting maker, William Parker had a workshop at 233 HIGH HOLBORN, LONDON, circa 1794-1840. He is known to have made pistols for the LONDON Constabulary as well as the HUDSONS BAY COMPANY. He was also gun-maker to H.R.H. THE DUKE OF KENT. This is the type of pistol that would have been carried in a pocket or a saddle bag during the late 18th century by an English gentleman, traveller, or officer as a personal protection weapon. Some minor wear and signs of use, otherwise in good condition. Ref 2448. This is an obsolete antique item 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. Established 1968.

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