***** HERE ***** MATCHED CASED PAIR OF WESTLEY RICHARDS PERCUSSION OFFICERS PISTOLS .80 CAL SMOOTHBOREBORE SN 535
HERE ***** MATCHED CASED PAIR OF WESTLEY RICHARDS .80 CALIBER SMOOTHBORE PERCUSSION OFFICERS PISTOLS SN 535. A gorgeous matched pair of Westley Richards percussion officers pistols Circa 1840 in their original English Walnut case with all original accessories including bullet mold, powder flask, ebony ramrod w/ bore cleaning jig, ebony handled nipple wrench & ebony handled screwdriver. Also included is a period note reading "J.P. Judd, Esq." who is presumed to be the original owner contained in a small leather valise. Pistols each have a boot hook so that the mounted officer can carry them inside his leather boots.
Original case has compartments & is lined in dark green velour & has an original label on the inside of the top lid which reads "WESTLEY RICHARDS GUN MANUFACTURERS TO HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS PRINCE ALBERT 170 NEW BOND STREET LONDON"
The top lid of the hinged case has a brass circular plate which reads "H.J. JUDD ESQ.MADRAS LT. CAVALRY" & has a jey hole lined in ivory.
THIS IS A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO OWN A PIECE OF BRITISH HISTORY!