Scarce Unmarked British Flintlock Sword Pistol
26 3/4-inch unmarked tapered blade with double fullers and 7-inch false edge. .52
caliber, 3 1/2-inch barrel with Crown over "V" British proof marks. Simple
flintlock mechanism. One-piece stag grip slotted for trigger with brass shell pattern
guard and knucklebow. Fluted oval pommel with ball finial. No scabbard.
Condition: Good. Metal with dark age patina with scattered light
pitting and age patina. Hilt and grip with age patina.
Note: For a discussion of similar sword pistol see page 18, Firearms Curiosa by Winant.
Estimate: $5000 - $7000