English Royal Navy Sea Service Pattern Percussion Belt Pistol
Cal. .56

 

             A British Royal Navy Sea Service Pattern percussion belt pistol dated 1844. Smoothbore. The back of the barrel displays many English military proofs. The lockplate shows following markings, "Crown over VR, Tower 1844". The lock inspector's stamp, "Crown over Broad Arrow", is also present on the lockplate. Regulation brass mounted full-stock retains sharp inspectors' marks. Complete with the original steel swivel ramrod and steel lanyard loop. Barrel length is 6 inch. Overall length is 12 inch.