Bass Barreled Flintlock Pistol, by Patrick

Currency:USD Category:Firearms & Military / Hand Guns - Pistols Start Price:375.00 USD Estimated At:750.00 - 1,000.00 USD
Bass Barreled Flintlock Pistol, by Patrick
Auction Location:

16600 Aston Street
Irvine, CA
English Single Shot Brass-Barreled Flintlock Pistol, by Patrick, Liverpool, .62 cal. smoothbore, 8'' barrel, walnut stock, with brass hardware and pineapple finial to triggerguard. Dating from the early 19th Century. Some sources state that Patrick apprenticed with Rigby in Dublin and was one of the few female gunmakers of this period. Condition is good, missing upper tang screw, with clear markings to barrel, and light to moderate corrosion to lockplate, which is in good working order. Unadorned stock with minor dings and scuffs and losses along both top edges, one just forward of frizzen; the other to left side near muzzle. Est.: $750-$1,000. (Antique)