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    Wilson Muzzleloader
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    ad ref. GS841EDB1
    £ 800
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    Wilson Muzzleloader

    Pistol / Hand GunsMuzzleloaderUsed£ 800 ONO

    A good and very clean example of a 80-BORE FLINTLOCK MUFF-PISTOL SIGNED WILSON,

    LONDON
    Circa 1795, with round blued turn-off 1 3/8in. barrel, signed and engraved central hammer boxlock action with concealed trigger and walnut slab-sided butt.

    The Wilsons: Gunmakers to Empire, 1730–1832

    The man who founded what was to become probably the largest single gunmaking firm in London until at, the very least, the final decades of the 18th Century was born of humble north-country yeoman stock late in 1702.
    Richard Wilson was the son of Richard Wilson of Kirkby Steven, in the county of Westmorland, and his wife Hester, and was baptized in the church of St. Bottolph’s Aldgate, London, on 26 January 1703.

    This church is located only a hundred yards or so from the premises which the Wilson family were to occupy until 1833...Read full description
    SubcategoryMuzzleloader
    ConditionUsed
    Price£ 800 ONO
    Sale typeTrade
    MakeWilson
    Manufactured Year1795
    Antiqueyes
    CertificateNo Licence
    Your referenceHO402
    Gun StatusActivated
    Recommended UsageVarious
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