An early Coastguard Services percussion pistol with Portuguese surcharge
The 6 inch .68 caliber barrel with standard Ordnance markings as well as a crown over MR for Maria I of Portugal. Paget lock with crown and GR cipher and Tower at tail. Brass furniture. Walnut stock, right wrist with Ordnance stamps and BO with broad arrow; left side with WO below counterscrew.
Condition: Very good. Grey metal showing areas of light pitting and generally sharp markings. Stock with numerous light marks and hairline crack in front of lock.