Lot 16 Detail
Rare J. Henry Flintlock Navy Boarding Pistol of 1812
.58 caliber smoothbore, 10 3/8-inch pin-fastened round barrel, P sunken mark on breech;
pointed terminus lock with J. HENRY marking forward of hammer; brass mountings; steel with
browned finish; walnut stock and hickory ramrod. Brass belt hook secured by rear sideplate
screw and secondary screw into stock. N stamped on internal parts.
Condition: Very good. Brown patina to steel parts, with light
pitting, nicks; stock with old cleaning, cracks, minor chipping; repair where ramrod
enters stock; replacement hammer and ramrod.
Note: Similar pistol on page 189 of Smith and Bitter book on U.S. martial pistols.
Estimate: $5000 - $7500
"Percussion Ammunition Packets": Union, Confederate & European, 1845 - 1888
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Books on The American Revolution
kit for pinfire cartridges (7mm, 9mm & 12mm)
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Basic one shell
16 gauge caliber kit
for pinfire shotgun
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Includes a brass
case, a cap holder, a firing pin and a long screw
included (out of Europe shipment)
Revive your antique French 11mm Model
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Content : 11 mm tools + 12
reloadable cases + 1 powder measuring cup + 25 lead bullets
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