A Fine US Military Model 1816 Flintlock Martial Pistol, S. NORTH, #3074 Firearms
A Fine U.S. Military Model 1816 Flintlock Martial Pistol by; 'S. (Simeon) NORTH, MIDLtn, CONN', c. 1816-1820. 9. 1/8", .54 cal. round steel barrel w/arsenal proofs; "US" and "P". Original flint. Stock has a clear visible cartouche stamped on the left side of stock just behind the side plate; is solid w/light scratches and dings from years of service. Regulation steel furniture. 15.75" overall length. In good working order.
Ref. See FLAYDERMANS GUIDE TO ANTIQUE AMERICAN FIREARMS... and their values., by Norm Flayderman, 9th Edition., c. 2007, p.328