U.S. Military Model 1816 Flintlock Pistol by S. NORTH
An Antique U.S. Military Model 1816 Flintlock Pistol by S. NORTH, circa. 1816-1820. 9 1/8", .54 cal. barrel marked on the breech 'P' and 'US'. Lock plate marked 'S. NORTH' over the top of an American Eagle 'US', 'MIDLNTN CONN'. Stock is solid with light chips, dings, and scratches from years of service. Steel pattern furniture. All steel parts have a salt and pepper rust pitting. Hickory ram rod. The pistol is in good mechanical working order. 15.5" overall length.
Note; The pistol has been professionally reconverted back to flintlock from percussion using original period parts.
Consignment; Collins Collection, 2015.