A Fantastic Near Mint Cased Set of English Percussion Sea Captain's Pistols
A Fantastic Near Mint Cased Set of English Percussion Sea Captain's Pistols, circa. 1840. Made by 'WILLIAMS & Co.", "LONDON". 7", .66 cal. smooth-bore octagon steel barrels with beautiful original ringed browned finish; engraved 'LONDON'; with decorative engraved breaches retaining 99% case colors. Flat lock plates with sliding safeties; decorative engraving; maker signed "WILLIAMS & Co." and retaining 99% original case colors. Steel furniture with decorative engraving with approx. 90% original blue. Captive steel ram rods. Original blued steel belt-hooks. Both stocks are wonderful with checkered grips; light scratches and dings from years of service. 13" overall length. An exceptional cased (pair) of English Captain's percussion pistols in their original box with all of the accessories that would be hard to improve upon...
Accessories include: Bullet Mold, cap tin with caps, nipple wrench, cleaning rod, powder flask, balls, and cleaning swabs.
Original English Box with original green baize lining. Brass lifing handle in the top of lid. Measures; 16" X 2.75" X 8.5"
Consignment; G.B. 2015, TTI-4000