A Sleepy Flintlock Blunderbuss by Williams of London, with brass barrel swelling at the muzzle, engraved ‘London’ within a border and stamped with London proofs at the breech, profusely engraved tang and screw, signed stepped bevelled lock, full-stocked in walnut with engraved brass mounts, comprising border engraved butt-plate decorated with stands of arms, border engraved trigger-guard beautifully engraved with arms on the bow and with pineapple finial, with turned ramrod pipes, original brass tipped ramrod.
Thomas Apprentice to Thomas Potts, 1801; free of Gunmakers Co., 1808. Gunmaker, Glasshouse Yd. Nightingale Lane, 1829; Glasshouse Yd., 1833. Thomas Williams armourer, Tower of London, 1815.