A Flintlock Swivel Blunderbuss by Cooper London. 41” overall, 24” round brass ring turned 4 bore barrel with Birmingham proofs. India pattern lock with ring neck cock and ‘Cooper London’ on the lock plate. Regulation sea service style furniture and one ramrod pipes and a steel rammer. Walnut full stock. Steel swivel yoke.
In very good condition.
This is the pattern supplied to the Customer and Excise for their cutters. William Cooper,1783-1820. St Katherine’s London. Gun Maker to Hudson Bay Company See Arms & Armour Society Journal Vol XV, No 4. Sept 1996, Arms of Excise by H.L. Blackmoor.