A "manstopper" flintlock pistol by George Goodwin & Co

Item:
489
Region:
Britain
Type:
Firearms, Pistols
Description:
A "manstopper" flintlock pistol by George Goodwin & Co, 1807-1818. The browned octagonal twist barrel of 10 bore fitted with patent breech, the rearsight removed. Walnut fullstock, the signed lock fitted with anti-friction roller to the frizzen spring. The steel trigger guard with pineapple finial. Flattened grip, vacant silver escutcheon, horn tipped wooden ramrod with steel worm.
Metrics:
Barrel length 4" (10.3cms) Overall length 9¾" (22cms)
Price:
£795