Authentic Antique Arms | Percussions

Fredrick Barnes & Co Holster Pistol c1850

A large and solid full stocked percussion holster pistol from Frederick Barnes and Co of London.
The smoothbore .72 calibre sighted barrel marked ‘LONDON’ measures just over 8 inches. The barrel has a platinum band and a breach plug No proof marks are visible while the pistol measures just over 13 inches.
The flat lock with boarded line engraving is Marked ‘F BARNES & CO’. The action works as intended.
This pistol has seen some rough handling. The right-side barrel key plate is slightly out of shape. The full-length stock has more than the average handling marks and there is a small amount of wood missing on both sides of the muzzle and a chip missing at the back plate.
The iron furniture is in good condition and overall, the pistol is very solid.
Sold as a collector item only.
Price includes postage in Australia, lay buy available.
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