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Accession Number: 1988.8.395

Date : ca. 1825

Gloss: One of a matched pair of English officer's flintlock holster pistols, having a short belt hook on the left side. These pistols are very possibly spurious infringements made by Belgian gunsmiths.

Dimensions: L: 13 in, Barrel length: 8 in

Credit Line: Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection

Remarks: Needs inscription. no written record for this firearm. | (a) pistol (b) ramrod

Inscription: [location?]/RICHARDSON/

Synopsis: firearm- pistol- James Richardson, London, England- barrel- trigger- walnut- german silver mounted- stock- plain- with ramrod- checked butt- engraved- round- [location?]/RICHARDSON/- .52- Needs inscription. no written record for this firearm. | (a) pistol (b) ramrod- Side lock; belt pistols

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