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Pistol - Belgium, Percussion Object Reg. No: ST 021900

Percussion pistol, pocket. Cal. 17. 5 mm., screw off, smooth bore.
Octagonal barrel 104 mm. long, 4 grooves at muzzle for unscrewing by key. Box lock with central hammer, oval steel trigger guard rounded wooden stock, shield shaped silver monogram plate. Overall length 225 mm. Lock box engraved with foliate scrolls.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr William Cole, 1943
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: pistols belgian
Themes this item is part of: Arms Collection, William Cole Arms Collection, William Edwin James Cole, Gun Collector (1864-1952)
Primary Classification: ARMS & ARMOUR
Secondary Classification: Firearms
Tertiary Classification: handguns
Inscriptions: Belgian proof & inspection marks.
Place Made: Belgium
Collector: Mr William Cole, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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