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    Sale 5854

    Arms & Armour

    18 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 135

    A FLINTLOCK DUELLING PISTOL BY H. W. MORTIMER, GUNMAKER TO HIS MAJESTY, 89 FLEET ST'T, LONDON

    CIRCA 1790-99

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    A FLINTLOCK DUELLING PISTOL BY H. W. MORTIMER, GUNMAKER TO HIS MAJESTY, 89 FLEET ST'T, LONDON
    CIRCA 1790-99
    With signed octagonal sighted barrel with traces of browned twist finish, engraved breech tang, signed border-engraved lock inscribed '89 Fleet St't' below the safety bolt, roller, figured walnut full stock, the pommel incised with radiating lines, engraved steel mounts, and silver escutcheon engraved with presentation initials
    15 1/8in (38.4cm)


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