Object Title

Flintlock miniature pistol

Flintlock miniature pistol

Date

1810

Object Number

XII.11316

Provenance

Purchased at Sotheby's, Olympia, Lot No 173, 10 July 2002

Physical Description

Perfectly preportioned pistol. The barrel is browned and octagonal, enraved on the top in a silver panel is 'W.Parker Holborn London'. The lock is of the Nock screwless lock type engraved with flowers and trophies of arms. A gold panel is engraved 'Parker'. Plain wooden stock with chequering

Dimensions

OverallLength142mm
BarrelLength83mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number nvn

Calibre

.25 in

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Britain