Object Title

Flintlock duelling pistol

Flintlock duelling pistol

Date

1793

Object Number

XII.1485

Provenance

Acquired 1949. From the collection of Mr. W.O. Oldman.

Physical Description

Octagonal barrel with browned finish inscribed MORTON DUBLIN. Locks slightly engraved with foliage and MORTON. Stocks with silver mounts stamped with Dublin hallmarks for 1788 and 1793 and a maker's mark, possibly that of Thomas Jones

Dimensions

BarrelLength9.4in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.630 in [18 bore]

Associations

Bibliographic References

Illustrated in 'English Pistols' p.31.

Notes

Valued with XII.1484 and XII.1484 A