A 16-Bore Flintlock Light Dragoon Service Pistol

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Lot 5S58
A 16-Bore Flintlock Light Dragoon Service Pistol
By Blair, Late 18th/Early 19th Century

Sold for £ 1,750 (US$ 2,406) inc. premium
A 16-Bore Flintlock Light Dragoon Service Pistol
By Blair, Late 18th/Early 19th Century
With plain barrel and tang, border engraved rounded lock with 'GR' crowned and crowned broad arrow mark above the maker's initials beneath the pan, and signed across the tail, figured full stock with apron around the barrel tang, regulation brass mounts, and brass-tipped ramrod (barrel and lock with some light pitting), King's proof marks
9¼in. barrel

Footnotes

  • David Blair, a Birmingham maker, is recorded between 1786 and 1812
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S58 Section 58 obsolete calibre

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