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H W Mortimer & Son Cased Pair Belt Pistols c1820

An excellent original casing of a pair of cased belt pistols by one of the most famous London gun makers, H. W. Mortimer & Son.
Each sighted .51 calibre octagonal barrel measures 4 inches and over all each pistol measures 8 ¼ inches in length. Barrel top flats are marked ‘MORTIMER & SON LONDON’ / ‘MAKERS TO HIS MAJESTY’.
The lock plate, hammer, barrel tang and trigger guard of each pistol is all engraved with the locks also engraved ‘HW / MORTIMER / & SON‘ and the trigger guards engraved ’89 / Fleet St‘
The stocks are in a very good solid condition with few handling marks and sight wear on the checked grips.
One pistol is in working order with the other not wanting to hold full cock.
The casing with trade label is complete and appears original as do all the accessories.
Sold as collectable only.
Price includes shipping in Australia, lay buy available.

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