A Crisp Pair of Round Framed Flintlock Pocket Pistols. With round turn-off barrels, decorated with bands of engraving at the muzzles and single line engraving towards the breeches, stamped below with Birmingham proofs, signed â€˜BLAIKIEâ€™ and â€˜HADDINGTONâ€™ beneath the pans, border engraved box-lock action, decorated with stands of arms and foliage on the panels, fitted with sliding safety catches , finely chequered rounded bag-shaped butts. In good clean order overall.
BLAIKIE [about 1800]
Made double barrel flintlock fowling pieces at Haddington, Kent.
A. Merwyn Carey (1954) English, Irish and Scottish Firearms Makers, Acro Publishing Company, New York.
Bore: 54 Bore
Barrel Length: 1.75 Inches (4.45 cm)
Overall Length: 6.25 Inches (15.87 cm)