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pistol barrel

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    flintlock boxlock pistol barrel found Whangaroa Harbour, near where Boyd sank (descriptive name)
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    flint lock pistol barrel found at Whangaroa Harbour, New Zealand, near where the Boyd sank in 1809
    barrel of flintlock boxlock pistol (minus furniture); twist-off barrel; brass body; iron action and fittings; barrel and boxing proof marked; cheap British type engraving on box; possibly British Board of Ordnance proof marks on underside of barrel
    on lock plate: LONDON
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    W1440, 5444
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pistol barrel, W1440, 5444, Photographed by Richard NG, digital, 10 Jan 2017, © Auckland Museum CC BY
pistol barrel, W1440, 5444, Photographed by Richard NG,… … Read more


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