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Pair of 20 bore flintlock turnoff pistols by Freeman, London

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An antique pair of 20 bore silver mounted flintlock turnoff pistols by Freeman of London. Circa 1760. London proof marks and makers mark J.A with cannon barrels moulded at the muzzles and numbers 1 and 2 respectively. Engraved breeches numbered en-suite stamped with a barrelsmiths mark beneath. Signed beneath the pans inscribed London on top and decorated with foliage, separate tangs engraved with foliage, border engraved actions with matching cocks and steels. Highly figured swelling walnut butts carved with an apron moulding incorporating a scallop about the tangs, border engraved sliding trigger guard safety catches. Silver mounts composing pierced scrolling foliate side plates. Grotesque mask butt caps and Rococo escutcheons decorated with owners crest. Barrel, 11.5cm. Overall length, 28.5cm.
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SKU:FP302
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An antique pair of 20 bore silver mounted flintlock turnoff pistols by Freeman of London. Circa 1760. London proof marks and makers mark J.A with cannon barrels moulded at the muzzles and numbers 1 and 2 respectively. Engraved breeches numbered en-suite stamped with a barrelsmiths mark beneath. Signed beneath the pans inscribed London on top and decorated with foliage, separate tangs engraved with foliage, border engraved actions with matching cocks and steels. Highly figured swelling walnut butts carved with an apron moulding incorporating a scallop about the tangs, border engraved sliding trigger guard safety catches. Silver mounts composing pierced scrolling foliate side plates. Grotesque mask butt caps and Rococo escutcheons decorated with owners crest. Barrel, 11.5cm. Overall length, 28.5cm. Provenience Micheal German, 5th sep 1992. James Paul Freeman was apprentice to Henry Anthonison and turned over to Andrew Dolep in 1705. He was made free of the gunmakers company in 1716 and became master in 1732. During the period 1721-31 he had 4872 muskets 609 pairs of pistols and 51 musketoons proofed by the gunmaker company. The crest on the escutcheon is that of Mcartney.

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SKU FP302
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