iron, wood, silver
200 mm (Length)Order this image
Nunnington Hall, North Yorkshire (Accredited Museum)
This item was stolen on 16/06/2015. If you have any information concerningthis item please contact the National Trust at Nunnington Hall on 01439 748283 or the Operational Risk Department of the National Trust on 01793 817596. You can provide your information anonymously. You can also email us at email@example.com. Thank you for your help. One of a pair of English percussion pocket pistols, unsigned, c1840.
One of a pair of English percussion pocket pistols, unsigned, c1840. Octagonal iron turn-off barrel with Birmingham proof marks. Engraved muzzle band. Length 7.8cm. Calibre 11mm. Walnut bag-shaped chequered grip with vacant silver escutcheon. Engraved iron box-lock action with dolphin engraved percussion hammer. Engraved trigger guard. Overall length: 20cm
Formerly on loan but purchased on 26th September 2008 from Mrs Mary Henry on behalf of the Clive Family.