Pistol / Hand GunsMuzzleloaderUsed£ 1,800
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 2921. A rare and very high quality Napoleonic period double barrelled Tap Action Flintlock Pistol, made by H. W. MORTIMER of London. (H. W. Mortimer worked in London and had his workshops in Fleet Street, London in the period 1765-1800). The frame engraved to one side with the maker's name "H. W. Mortimer and engraved "Gun Maker To His Majesty" to the opposite side. The screw-off barrels are each engraved at the breech with a number 3 & 4 indicating that this pistol was originally one of a pair. Stamped underneath the breech with very clear London proof and view marks. Slab sided walnut grips showing a few minor dings. Good working order. The action is very crisp. The pistol overall in very good condition. This is a really fine example of a rare double barrelled pistol dating from such an important period in British history -The era of the Napoleonic wars. This maker was also at the right period in history to have supplied weapons for use during the American Revolutionary War 1775-1783. Ref 2921. 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....Read full description
MakeRef 2921. A very high quality Napoleonic period double barrel Flintlock Pistol
Modelmade by H.W. MORTIMER.
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