Joseph Bourn English Double Barrel Antique Pistol

Antique Item #C1516

Joseph Bourn English Double Barrel Antique Pistol

  • Price: $1,395.00 CAD
  • Licensing Category: Antique
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    An over and under English percussion pistol built by Joseph Bourne 1840-1883 located in London and Birmingham .  This example shows 4 1/4" smooth bore barrels in 48 caliber.  The barrels show Birmingham proofs and a captive rammer.  The receiver is overall hand engraved with scroll on the hammers and trigger guard . The wood shows fine checkering and is in sound condtiion.  The right hammer show an old repair to the original hammer spur.  The overall finish has turned to an even brown petina .  The pistol measures 9 " overall. This piece comes in a modern made case built and lined in the correct manner.  Included is an original of the era powder flask and percussion cap tin.  A well built English pistol by a known maker in an attractive display box.