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I have a gun very similar to an earlier post.

http://www.shootersforum.com/muzzleloaders/83468-antique-flintlock-pistol-identification.html

These images, listed below, are slightly different, as you can see the hardware looks significantly similar, and the inlay metal pattern very similar, but, different pattern. The wood used had a different curvature.

I had one "expert" look at my gun and thought if could be a dueling gun. Origin is likely English or French. This was acquired in PA from an estate sale in the 1970's by my uncle, an antique dealer. My uncle passed away so , I have no other origin info available. As my uncle gave this to me as a teen, he also disabled it... with a bolt into the barrel :-(... Looks very nice. The ignition hole and barrel length line up. The barrel is not polished on the inside, and I can feel where I believe there is a seam.

http://www.m-vision.com/gun/gun-1.JPG
http://www.m-vision.com/gun/gun-2.JPG
http://www.m-vision.com/gun/gun-3.JPG
http://www.m-vision.com/gun/gun-4.JPG
http://www.m-vision.com/gun/gun-5.JPG
http://www.m-vision.com/gun/gun-6.JPG
http://www.m-vision.com/gun/gun-7.JPG
http://www.m-vision.com/gun/gun-8.JPG

Anyone with more info, feel free to post or email me directly

Martin AT M-Vision DOT com
 

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Hate to tell you this Mate, but that piece is a total fake, most likely made in India or an Asian country.
It has all the tell tale signs of Fake on it, if it were made in Eng or France it would be better finished for sure, I would be telling your *Expert* to do more study on the subject.

The Brass inlaid wire is not uniform, the pistol matches no known format, the furniture is rough cast, not hand finished as a classic Pistol would have been.

Need I say more?

Sorry to disappoint you old Mate, but you should know the truth.
 
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