A Superb Cased 31 Bore Irish Over and Under Single Trigger Percussion Pistol by Trulock & Son, circa 1840. Ex Keith Neal Collection. With etched twist octagonal rifled barrels, the top one sighted and engraved with the address within a shaped panel, scroll engraved case-hardened breech block, signed scroll engraved case-hardened back action locks each with blued safety catch, (right hammer a working replacement) chequered figured walnut butt, blued scroll engraved icon trigger-guard, silver escutcheon, blued scroll engraved pommel retaining some original finish: in its lined and fitted oak case with accessories. A fine set.
Trulock & Son
152 Capel Street, Dublin.
Richard J. Garrett (2008) Irish Gunmakers, Printed in Hong Kong.
Part of the Keith Neal Collection sold at Christies, London on Thursday 25th October 2001, LOT 161.
Bore: 31 Bore
Barrel Length: 5 Inches (12.70 cm)
Overall Length: 9 Inches (22.86 cm)