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Sell: William Ketland Flintlock Pistol

  • Type: Sell
  • Country: Canada
  • Province/State: British Columbia
  • City: Delta
  • Manufacturer: other
  • If other, please specify: W. Ketland & Co.
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Model: Pocket Pistol
  • Action/Type: Flint Lock
  • Calibre: 11mm
  • Listed: August 5, 2019 9:01 am
  • Expires: 17 days, 16 hours
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Description

There were several Ketland’s active in the British gun making industry from about 1733 to the 1830’s. Thomas and William Ketland Senior are first mentioned in 1737, with shops in the Birmingham “gun quarter”. William Ketland & Co of London is mentioned from 1789 to 1798. This little gun would fit into this time period. It is a very finely crafted, excellent condition pocket gun “in the white”, with a hidden drop-down trigger. The frizzen is pristine, the springs are strong and the action is crisp. London provisional and definitive proofs, excellent walnut grip without cracks or missing chips. marked “W. KETLAND &CO.” on the left, “LONDON” on the right side. Approximately 11mm calibre. A real gem, NSN, Excellent overall. DISCLAIMER: All Old Guns Canada guns are sold as antiques and we do not make any representation as to the shooting safety of any of them. The guns should be checked by a gun smith before being fired. As antiques, they DO NOT REQUIRE A PAL however you must be 18 to buy. Please provide proof of age with purchase. Old Guns Canada is in business to satisfy our customers and we will do our best to accommodate your needs. Prices are subject to GST and PST where applicable. Please be specific about shipping requirements, insurance, etc. Shipping is usually by mail, using the most economical methods, and the charge is a nominal $20. We ship as soon as your payment has cleared our bank.

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