18th century. Displaying the log elegant proportions of European horse pistols of the period. 22 3/8” length with 14 7/8” tapered barrel. The breech with large relief foliage behind the sighting top flat. Carved walnut stock with dummy ramrod and finely engraved iron furniture including pierce side plate. The cock lacking the top jaw and screw, otherwise, uniform excellent condition for the period with expected wear and surface degradation. Exceptional proportions and impressive.