A very fine Pair of Flintlock Officer’s Pistols by T Mortimer and Son

Stock Code: 8454

A very fine Pair of Flintlock Officer’s Pistols by T Mortimer and Son.12 ½” overall, 6 ½” carbine .650 bore octagonal barrels, with bead foresight, top flat engraved in script, "T Mortimer & Son 44 Ludgate Hill London Gunmakers to his Majesty”, stirrup ramrods mounted below, stamped with London proofs. Engraved foliage at the breech, locks elaborately engraved and signed ‘T Mortimer and Son’, swan-neck cocks fitted with sliding safeties, semi water proof pans, rollers on the frizen springs, trigger guard engraved with trophy of arms and pineapple finials, belt hooks, one piece walnut stocks with chequered bag shaped butts.

Circa 1815.

In near mint condition, almost unfired, much original finish, with very good bores.

Thomas Mortimer 1755-1824 , brother of H.W. Mortimer. Gun maker to King George III. from. Thomas Mortimer & Son are recorded at 44 Ludgate Hill circa 1807-24. See The Mortimer Gun makers 1753-1923 by H .Lee Munson pages 57 -69.

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Price: £7,995.00

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