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1988.8.2170
Westley Richards and Co., Lo...
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1988.8.2170 | 1820 | L: 6 in, Barrel length: 1.5 in, H: 3.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | [on left side of receiver:] RICHARDS [on right side of receiver:] LONDON [on bottom of receiver:] (crossed swords with crown and letters B P and C between blades)(encircled fleur de leis symbol)(crossed swords with crown symbol on top and letter v at bottom)(proof marks) | Frizzon lock missing | .49 ML | 1988.8.2170.v2.jpg | 1988.8.2170.v1.jpg | pistol | flintlock | firearm | single shot | muzzle-loading | steel | wood | brass | Richards Flintlock Pocket Pistol Maker: Westley Richards and Co.; London, England Serial Number: Not Serially Numbered Caliber: .49 Date: 1820 Catalog Number: 1988.8.2170 Gift of Olin Corporation Winchester Arms Collection | Westley Richards and Co., London, England

1988.8.2169
Westley Richards and Co., Lo...
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1988.8.2169 | 1820 | L: 6 in, Barrel length: 1.5 in, H: 3.5 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | English gunmakers named Richards are listed from 1700 to 1840. This pistol dates ca. 1820 | [on left side of receiver:] RICHARDS [on right side of receiver:] LONDON [on bottom of receiver:] (crossed swords with crown and letters B P and C between blades)(encircled fleur de leis symbol)(crossed swords with crown symbol on top and letter v at bottom)(proof marks) | Matched pair of English pocket pistols. Center hammers. | Richards Pocket Pistol | .50 ML | 1988.8.2169.JPG | firearm | walnut | steel | wood | brass | pistol | Westley Richards and Co., London, England