Category Archives: Flintlock Pistols

American Revoltionary War Flintlock Pistol

This pistol is American made. It is made of scavenged American and European parts. The stock is local walnut, barrel is probably French, lock is Dutch, the brass hardware looks like a mix. The barrel is .69 caliber, 7 & … Continue reading

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American Kentucky pistol

This is a medium sized pistol with an 8 & 1/4 inch octagon barrel and brass furniture. It is probably Ohio or New England in origin but not identified. It is a 19th century piece with a nice artificially striped … Continue reading

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1776 Silver Mounted English Officers Pistol by Griffin & Towe

This lovely pistol came from a home in Mystic Connecticut and has initials engraved on the silver wrist plate of H S . The lock is marked ” Griffin & Towe “, which are well known English gun makers from … Continue reading

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