Cased pair of Joseph Manton Percussion Duelling Pistols

£17,950.00

1 in stock

SKU: AA258 Categories: ,

Description

A cased pair of Joseph Manton percussion duelling pistols converted from flintlock. Serial Numbers 6861 / 6861 Marked on underside of trigger guard. Cal .48 with scratch rifling. 10” octagonal barrels with under ribs. Locks with flat faced serpentine dolphin headed hammers and back sliding safeties are feather border engraved and have “Joseph Manton London” at central portions. Dense European walnut half stocks with flat top chequered grips, have horn for end tips (one damaged). Pistols are housed in their original case with D-ring handle. Cased with accessories including leather covered 3 way flask, patch punch (not original) spring clamp, oil bottle etc. The condition is fine with much original finish.