Pistol / Hand GunsMuzzleloaderUsed£ 700
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 3094. A rare brass framed 18th century tinder-lighter in the form of a flintlock pistol. Made by J. RICHARDS of London. (John Richards had a workshop at 25 The Strand, London, circa 1760. This is a genuine brass framed tinder lighter in the form of a flintlock box-lock pocket pistol. The Brass barrel is in fact a storage compartment for the tinder that was usually open weave flax or other material that would be easily combustible. The side plate engraved "J. RICHARDS" to one side and "London" to the other side. Complete with its original iron T shaped foot Good untouched condition and in working order. Ref 3094. 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 3094. A rare brass framed 18th century tinder-lighter
Modelin the form of a flintlock pistol.
Your referenceRef 3094
Recommended UsageCollection item