KENTUCKY PISTOL "PHILA"
Attributed to Booth of Philadelphia Circa 1800
Nice cherry full stock Kentucky pistol attributed to Booth of Philadelphia. The pistol measures 14 inches overall and the full octagon brass smooth bore barrel measures 8 3/4 inches. The barrel has British touchmarks on the sideflat and is engraved "PHILA" on the top flat of the barrel. The original flintlock trade lock is stamped "M__MASL... WARRANTED". Commercial brass mounts date this pistol circa 1800.
Condition: Excellent. No wood or metal restoration whatsoever. The flintlock is in its original configuration.
- Lyman Collection