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Thomas Conway, Manchester Percussion Traveling Pistol With Octagonal Barrel & Captive Steel Ram Rod. Muzzleloader
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Thomas Conway, Manchester Percussion Traveling Pistol With Octagonal Barrel & Captive Steel Ram Rod. Muzzleloader
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Cheshire, North WestPublished 4 Years ago
Details
SubcategoryMuzzleloader
ConditionUsed
Sale typeTrade
MakeThomas Conway, Manchester
ModelPercussion Traveling Pistol With Octagonal Barrel & Captive Steel Ram Rod.
Manufactured YearMid 1800's
Antiqueyes
CertificateNo Licence
Barrel length5 inches
Overall length9 3/4 inches
Your reference15002
Gun StatusActivated
Recommended UsageCollection item
Description

QUALITY, English, Mid 1800's, Thomas Conway Manchester, 40 Bore, Percussion Traveling Pistol With Octagonal Barrel & Captive Steel Ram Rod. Sn 15002 - 15002

Thomas Conway was an English Gunsmith with premises in Manchester at 179 Chapel Street, 3 Market Street & 43 Blackfriars Street, Deansgate between 1803-1852. This is an excellent original percussion traveling pistol by Conway Manchester. Its octagonal steel barrel is 5" length (9 ¾” overall). The barrel has a silver band inlaid at the breech end and small post fore sight. It has a ‘v’ notch rear sight on the action tang. The smooth bore of the barrel has staining and residue consistent with age and use. The pistol has its original captive steel ram rod. Its action plate, trigger guard and Dolphin hammer are nicely engraved with a foliate design. The action plate is signed by the manufacturer 'Conway Manchester'. The pistol has its original undamaged walnut full stock with chequered grip, German silver stock mounts and Inlaid void German Silver escutcheon. The pistol cocks and dry fires perfectly. The price for this desirable pistol includes UK delivery. NB as an antique percussion pistol no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. Sn 15002

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