A Rare Three Barrel Flintlock Tap Action Pistol by Twigg. 8 ½” overall, 2 ¾” round 80 bore barrels numbered 3, 4 and 5, with London proofs, lowest barrel with a spring bayonet. Box lock action, both sides of frame are engraved with trophies of flags and "TWIGG" on the left side with "LONDON" on the right. Three position tap on the left hand side. Ring necked cock with sliding safety which also locks the pan cover. Trigger guard which slides to release the bayonet. Figured slab sided butt.
A fine and rare pistol in near mint condition with very nearly all original finish.