8/15/2022, 15:29:31
Early 19th Century 50 Bore Flintlock Boxlock Pocket Pistol by Boston, Possibly of Wakefield (1 of 8)
Mantiques Bazaar
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Early 19th Century 50 Bore Flintlock Boxlock Pocket Pistol by Boston, Possibly of Wakefield

REF: M170 / LA405739
£365
€431
$443
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Description
An early 19th century 50 bore flintlock boxlock pocket pistol by Boston, possibly of Wakefield, circa 1820 with turn off barrel 1.5in, Birmingham proved, the frame signed Boston and engraved with trophy of flags and scrolls with top safety and plain walnut butt. Nb. This is an obsolete flintlock pistol and is therefore classed by the Home Office as a collector's item. There is no necessity to own a firearms license to sell or own this piece. I only sell weapons to UK residents.

measurements

Height:
95 mm
Width:
152 mm
Depth:
20 mm

declaration

Mantiques Bazaar has clarified that the Early 19th Century 50 Bore Flintlock Boxlock Pocket Pistol by Boston, Possibly of Wakefield (LA405739) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1820

condition

Firing mechanism in good working order. Safety engages but doesn't hold the cock if fired. Evidence of old surface rust and pitting.

additional info

Material:
Origin:
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
1820

delivery

Free postage, package and insurance if inside the UK. Contact seller for a quote if outside the UK.

location

This Early 19th Century 50 Bore Flintlock Boxlock Pocket Pistol by Boston, Possibly of Wakefield is located in Hurstpierpoint, United Kingdom

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