Antique Percussion Pistol, Scroll Engraved, Bright Blue, Unknown Maker, Likely a Great New England Maker, circa 1850

From the legendary A.E. Brooks Collection, Hartford, Connecticut

Antique Percussion Pistol, Scroll Engraved, Bright Blue, Unknown Maker, Likely a Great New England Maker, circa 1850

The frame, backstrap, trigger guard, and half the octagonal barrel are acanthus scroll engraved as is the hammer. Cheek side displays a stag. Dovetailed wedge front sight; “V” notch rear sight; rear entry pipe neatly dovetail joined to breech. Original rammer
with brass forend. Very nice figured walnut grips with robust color; impressed with collector’s number 2688.

Item Date: circa 1850

Measurement: .28-Caliber, 3 5/8" Barrel, overall length: 8.25".

Item Condition: Approximately 70% Bright Blue Remains

Price: $2,850

SKU 281-154

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