Fantastic High Quality Cased English Over & Under Tap-Action Flintlock Box-Lock Pistol by SALMON, LONDON

$ 5,950.00

A Fantastic High Quality Cased English Over & Under Tap-Action Flintlock Box-Lock Pistol by C. SALMON, LONDON, circa. 1800-1815.  1.5", .36 cal. turn-off barrels numbered '2' and '3' with gold bands and remnants of original blue turning brown.  Steel box-lock frame is marked with BIRMINGHAM PROOFS; decorative engraving depicting panoply of arms and maker's name.  Top mounted sliding safety.  'Tap-Action' barrel selector swing lever mounted on the left side of frame.  The bag shaped wood stock is solid with fine checkered grip; minimal light scratches; silver wrist escutcheon and butt cap.  An excellent example in good mechanical working order.

Accessories include: powder flask, combination bullet mold and barrel wrench, lead balls, extra flints, lock keys. 

High Quality Period English box measures; 8" wide X 6" deep X 2.5" high with correct English green baize lining.  Working front lock with (2) keys.

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