A U.S. Model 1816 flintlock martial pistol by Simeon North
The 9 inch .54 caliber barrel marked at breech P/US.. Lockplate marked S----/U S/Middln Con. Steel furniture and walnut stock of standard pattern, the latter with faint cartouche opposite lock. No ramrod.
Condition: Fair to good. Metal has been cleaned and shows dull grey patina and scattered areas of light pitting. Wear to lock markings. Cock jaw screw of incorrect type. Generally clean wood showing light marks and staining and hairline crack at rear of counterplate.