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Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com Ref 3716. A rare Queen Anne Silver Mounted Flintlock pistol made by T. Richards. (Probably Theophilus Richards, he had a workshop in The high Street, Birmingham Circa 1747-1770.) The screw-off cannon barrel approx 6 inches long. The breech is engraved underneath the pan with the gun makers name T. RICHARDS. The butt cap with a large silver grotesque mask bearing silver marks and a date letter F. The walnut butt inlaid with silver wire decoration. An excellent example of the type of weapon carried by a Gentleman or officer during the mid 18th Century. Very good condition and working order. Overall length 12.5 inches. A superb collectors item. Ref 3716. 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.