PLEASE CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE 14-BORE FLINTLOCK SERVICE PISTOL OF FRENCH M.1777 TYPE
ALMOST CERTAINLY BELGIAN, CIRCA 1800
With 15.25cm tapering iron barrel, long grip-strap, brass frame with ring-neck cock, walnut butt, brass pommel and trigger-guard, iron belt-hook, and iron ramrod, the barrel and frame each marked with a crowned 'M'. In good working condition with strong springs, nice age patina overall and nicely figured woodwork. A good solid piece. 31.5cm overall.