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Brass-barrelled flintlock pistol: c.1740

Joseph Buckmaster

Brass-barrelled flintlock pistol: c.1740
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 18cm

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Brass-barrelled flintlock pistol made by J. Buckmaster, c.1740.
This pistol was supposedly dropped by the smuggler Barnett Woollett, a member of the Hawkhurst Gang of smugglers, when killed in the attack on Goudhurst in 1747.

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1730 AD - 1760 AD
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