A fine English long flintlock sporting gun by Griffin.

Stock Code: X1810

A fine English long flintlock sporting gun by Griffin.  64” overall, with a 49” 18 bore, two stage barrel. Spider foresight , engraved on the top flat ‘Griffin Bond Street London ‘ and  London proof marks with Griffin’s own mark. Flat stepped engraved lockplates signed ‘Griffin’. Swan neck cock, spoon shaped pan with later [1780] roller on frizzen spring. Walnut full stock carved behind the tang with iron rococo mounts, acorn finial to trigger guard, horn tipped ramrod.

 

Circa 1757.

 Ex W.Kieth Neal Sold Christies Lot 128 November 1995.

 

 

See Griffin and Tow by W.K.Neal and D.H.L.Back pages 52-3 and plates 12 a-c

Generally in good condition some surface rust to trigger guard.

 

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Price: £2,495.00

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