ANTIQUE ENGLISH PERCUSSION PISTOL.
A very high quality percussion pistol, the eight sided barrel is engraved on the top, Smith (probably a London maker), the side of the barrel is fitted with a long metal belt slider, there is also a set of proof marks to the underside. The fine quality chequered grip is in fine condition with decorative but cap with silver inlay and a blank silver escutcheon. Good working order, the pistol dates to about 1850. [Condition: Exc++]