A very fine Queen Anne Cannon Barrel Holster Pistol by Griffin

Stock Code: 8481

 A very fine Queen Anne Cannon Barrel Holster Pistol by Griffin. 12”” overall, 5 ½” turn off 22 bore cannon barrel, with reinforcing ring at muzzles, Griffin engraved on top flat. Side lock with exterior L shaped frizen spring . Lock engraved’ Bond Street London’ with Tower private proof. Engraved barrel tang. Figured walnut butts with silver butt cap with Castle ,lion and piled arms and silver side plate with trophy of arms Trigger guard with sliding safety No visible hall mark .

Circa 1765

Very good condition crisp and un-rubbed.

Joseph Griffin was turned over to his father in 1741 and was free of the Gunmakers' Company in 1750. He was appointed Gentleman Armourer to His Majesty's Stables-in-Ordinary in 1760 and was elected Master of the Gunmakers' Company in 1761 and 1763. In partnership with his father until 1770 and with John Tow, 1771-82, he died in 1784.

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Price: £3,695.00

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