An Early Flintlock Pocket Pistol by I. Waren, Circa 1760. With round turn-off barrel, decorated with sprays of foliage and stamped with London proofs, tang decorated en suite, border engraved rounded loc, signed ‘I. WAREN’ half-stocked in walnut (crack to front of stock) with swelling butt, brass trigger guard. A nice early pistol.
Joyce Flaskmaker, London, supplied Ordnance with ‘Powder Hornes with brass Topps & Bottoms for Gunners’ 1715.
Howard L. Blackmore (1986) Gunmakers Of London, 1350-1850. George Shumway Publisher. USA.
Bore: 32 Bore