A Muff Flintlock Boxlock Pocket Pistol by W. Bond, 5” overall 1 ¼” 120 bore rifled round turn-off barrel engraved with a foliate band at the muzzle, Birmingham Proofs, signed ‘W. Bond’ within a trophy of arms and ‘59 Lombard St London’. Border engraved action finely decorated. Thumb piece safety catch also locking the steel, ring neck cock, folding trigger, figured flat sided butt chequered along the back.
A small very crisp muff pistol in very good condition. Very unusual for a pistol this small to be rifled.
William Bond was located at 59 Lombard Street, London, from 1803 to 1835.