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Cannon Barrel Pocket Miners Pistol c1850

A small attractive Belgium made pocket pistol that measures just over 7 inches with a 3 ¼ inch .45 Cal octagonal barrel and cannon muzzle.
The plain brass work is in a good worn condition with a clear Liege proof mark.
The bulbous grip is in good condition with little bruising. The action holds both full and half cock and still releases from full cock.
This pistol is typical of the many cheap single shot pistols offered to miners during the Australian gold rush era.
Sold as a collector item only.
Price includes postage with insurance in Australia.

Stock No. P85

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