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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
Large cannonbarrel percussion boxlock pistol with unusual hammer - $325.00

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Large size percussion box lock brass cannonbarrel percussion pistol. Approximately 4-1/2" barrel, about 9" overall, about .50 caliber bore. Faint engraving on right side of frame, only marking "IM" on bottom of barrel near breech. Metal parts have a pleasing light patina overall and hammer has an unusual spoon-shaped spur. Wood grip is worn, originally had a small amount of silver wire inlay, most of which is absent. Wood has some minor grain checking, but is free of major cracks and chips. Mechanically good, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.