~ 18th Century Screwbarrel Boxlock Flintlock Muff Pistol By Anderson ~
A lovely little Ladies protection piece that would have been kept in the handwarmer (muff), bag, or discreet pocket, with folding trigger and a safety lock. The barrel is removable for loading/cleaning. It has engraved decoration to each side and a partially chequered Walnut grip with an inlaid silver cartouche at the top, there are various proof marks.
~ Condition ~
Overall a very nice thing, fully operational with a strong action and the expected pitting and patina to the metal that is expected of its age. There is a crack to the left side of the grip. The pictures form part of our condition report so please do look at them. pictures.