D/B Mortimer pistols

D/B Mortimer pistols

£27,000.00Price

Cased pair of flintlock double barrelled Mortimer coach pistols with 11" rebrowned 27 bore barrels engraved H W Mortimer and Co, London Gunmakers to His Majesty. Gold lined vents and pans, locks marked H W Mortimer and Co. With silver escutcheons and silver butt plate surrounds. Semi sawback stocks and the very rare single trigger. These pistols are believed to be the only single trigger double barrelled pistols in existence. Until recently the property of Mr Lee Munson, author of 'The Mortimer Gunmakers 1753-1923.