A Clean 54-Bore Flintlock Pocket Pistol by Southall.
A Clean 54-Bore Flintlock Pocket Pistol by Southall. With round blued barrel struck below with Birmingham proofs, line engraved box-lock action, signed ‘SOUTHALL’ within an oval to the left surrounded by stands of arms and a sun burst and ‘LONDON’ to the right, fitted with a sliding safety catch, slab sided walnut grip, engraved trigger guard, in crisp order overall.
Richard Jnr. Gunmaker, Birmingham, 1820-45 (Bailey). Marked guns 'London'
Howard L. Blackmore (1986) Gunmakers Of London, 1350-1850. George Shumway Publisher. USA.
Barrel Length: 1.5 Inches (3.81 cm)
OverallLength: 6 Inches (15.24 cm)