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allamericangirl 01-26-2011 10:17 PM

Need help identifying a flintlock removable barrel pistol
 
I have a flintlock removable barrel pistol with no name on it. Just the number 16540 on it. Can someone please tell me how I could identify the pistol. I can send pics :confused:.

Gatekeeper 01-26-2011 10:27 PM

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Posting some pics will definitely help someone to ID your flintlock

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orangello 01-26-2011 11:20 PM

Yep, the smart people will need some pictures for the ID.

If it isn't so old, the flintlock will narrow it down some, i'd bet.

Does it look like any of these current production models: http://www.dixiegunworks.com/default.php?cPath=22_92_187_188

Reinhard 01-28-2011 08:01 PM

good sharp pics of the lockplate and all the marck's you can see

Hawg 01-29-2011 08:31 AM

Those aren't screw barrels. I think what she's referring to are what's commonly called a ladies muff pistol like these.

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y26...ls_view_sm.jpg

They were made by the thousands in England and Belgium. Birmingham and Belgian guns weren't very good quality. The ones made in London were better. Value is nominal.


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