Rifles & long guns - Revolvers & pistols - Cased pistols
Flintlock & percussion pistols - Derringers, pocket & travelling pistols - Armour, Accessories & Books
An 80 bore turnover over/under percussion pistol by Whalley, Strood. The
gun is Birmingham prooved and has very finely chequered wooden grips with
silver escutcheon. The metal work is to a grey patina. Barrel length 2½in.
Overall length 6in. Very good working order and condition.
Stock No. 4629
A 38 bore flintlock pocket pistol marked "Portsea Gatehouse". The pistol is London prooved and has a rolled trigger guard and metal work to a grey patina. The barrel is frozen and it has a slabsided wooden butt with some knocks and scratches. (Portsea is now an area of Portsmouth) Barrel length 1¾in. Overall length 6½in. Good working order.
Stock No. 4622
A .45 rifled pocket pistol marked "Deringer" to lock. The pistol retains its original ram rod and has German silver fore-end, butt cap and wedge plates. There is much original varnish to the stock with minor knocks and scratches. One ear of the rear sight is damaged, otherwise the gun is in good working order and condition. Barrel length 3½in. Overall length 7¼in.
Stock No. 4639
A pair of 54 bore percussion pocket pistols with folding triggers and silver escutcheons to rear of bag-shaped butts. The metal is to a grey patina. Good working order and condition. Barrel lengths 1¾in. Overall length 5¾in.
Stock No. 4630
A .41 rimfire Colt No. 3 derringer, Serial No. 1200. The gun retains most original nickel to frame, there is some pitting to the barrel and the barrel has been re-blued.
Stock No. 4633
A very good .41 rimfire Colt No. 2 derringer, Serial No. 8132. The chequered wooden grips retain nearly all original varnish. The body of the gun is to a grey patina and the barrel blue is fading to brown. Very good bore and the gun is London prooved.
Stock No. 4637
A very good Sharps Patent four barrelled .30 rimfire derringer by Tipping and Lawden. The gun retains most original finish to barrel and nickel plate to frame with very minor losses to edges. Fine moulded grips. Very good working order and condition.
An over/under tap action 54 bore flintlock pocket pistol by Heywood. There are traces of pepper pitting in one or two spots and the top jaw and screw are replacements. Good working order and fair condition. Barrel length 2½in. Overall length 7in.
Stock No. 4590
A 90 bore cannon barrelled turnoff boxlock flintlock pocket pistol. The gun is un-named. It has wire inlay to grip and is polished bright overall. Good working order and condition. Barrel length 1½in. Overall length 6½in.
Stock No. 4591
A small 90 bore flintlock boxlock muff pistol by Bond. The gun has clean wood with a few knocks to butt. Barrel length 1½in. Overall length 5in. Good working order and condition.
Stock No. 4594
A .31 Moore’s teat fire revolver. There is a little rubbing to the original grips with the bronze frame retaining traces of original plating. The metal is to a grey patina. Good working order and condition.
Stock No. 4518
A 50 bore boxlock flintlock canon barrelled pocket pistol by Sanders, London. The pistol has a sliding safety trigger guard. It is a very sharp, clean pistol with the metal work to a pleasing patina. There is a very small chip to the top of the frizzen and the top of the cock is damaged. With a little work this would be a very nice pistol. Overall length 7½in. Barrel length 2¼in.
Stock No. 4497
A 40 bore flintlock boxlock pocket pistol by Wood. This pistol has a top sliding safety and is a clean, sharp pistol. It has a rolled edge trigger guard and a very good slab sided butt. It is missing its top jaw and screw and the trigger return spring. In need of a little TLC, but would make a very nice pistol. Overall length 8¼in. Barrel length 1½in.
Stock No. 4494
A good .32 rimfire Smith and Wesson Model 1½ retaining approximately 60% original finish and nearly all original varnish to grips. Overall length 8in. Barrel length 3½in.
Stock No. 4475
A very fine 54 bore boxlock percussion pistol with concealed trigger by Weston of Brighton. The metal is to a dark patina, the gun has a very good finely chequered wooden butt with a rectangular white metal escutcheon. Very good working order and condition... a quality piece. Barrel length 1½in. Overall 6in.
Stock No. 4399
A very rare .30 Warner rimfire pocket percussion revolver. The metal is to a grey-brown patina. The pistol has good grips but there is a crack to left hand side of grip. This was made as a rimfire and is the only one we have ever seen. Good working order and condition.
Stock No. 4236
A 34 bore flintlock boxlock pocket pistol with brass frame and barrel and with concealed trigger. The wood work is to a dark patina and the escutcheon is missing from the rear of the butt. Overall length 5¾in. Barrel 1½in. Good working order.
Stock No. 4186
A flintlock boxlock cannon barrelled pocket pistol by Ketland. 7¾ inches overall, and barrel length 3¾ inches. The pistol has a sliding trigger guard safety, the metal is to a dark patina with a couple of knocks. The wood is good with an old repaired crack to right hand side of the slab-sided butt.
Stock No. 4185