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Antique Pistols, Cased Set of Boxlock with Snap Bayonets, Mortimer / Beckwith
Mortimer & Son / James St. MAKERS TO HRH THE PRINCE REGENT
(At James Street address 1817 to 1824)

Pistols, Cased Set of Boxlock with Snap Bayonets, Mortimer / Beckwith, case open

At the inception of the percussion period, these were converted to percussion by the celebrated gun maker W.A. Beckwith (William Andrew) also of London. Take note of case label: W.A. BECKWITH'S NEWLY INVENTED WATERPROOF PERCUSSION GUNS - MAKER TO THE HONORABLE EAST INDIA COMPANY - Skinner St., London (At this address 1801-1867)
The .50 caliber screw barrels are 2 7/8" round; Pistols are 7.5" overall. Iron barrels and frames are a medium gray, beautifully detailed dolphin hammers, nicely engraved frame, and checkered walnut bag grips in great color. Cased with flask, mold/barrel wrench, balls and key.
(Very good condition, tight and smooth action; perfect spring tension; overall length with bayonet deployed: 10".)

308-402

$6,550


Pistols, Cased Set of Boxlock with Snap Bayonets, Mortimer / Beckwith, case open 2
Pistols, Cased Set of Boxlock with Snap Bayonets, Mortimer / Beckwith, view 1
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Pistols, Cased Set of Boxlock with Snap Bayonets, Mortimer / Beckwith, accessories & case
Pistols, Cased Set of Boxlock with Snap Bayonets, Mortimer / Beckwith, accessories
Pistols, Cased Set of Boxlock with Snap Bayonets, Mortimer / Beckwith, case label
Pistols, Cased Set of Boxlock with Snap Bayonets, Mortimer / Beckwith, case




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