John Probin Flintlock Blunderbus
Guns International #: 101042137 Seller's Inventory #: 4128
Category: Antique Rifles - Blunderbuss - Antique Rifles - Flintlock
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Member Since: 3/11/14
First Name: Jimmy
Last Name: Amburn
Country: United States
Phone: (707) 542-9665
Number of Active Listings: 137
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Seller: Private Seller
Return Policy: 3 day inspection and return policy on used guns.
Payment Types Accepted: Check, MO, Wire Transfer
John Probin was Gun Maker to His Majesty King George 1V 1840-1851. This is a well made flintlock Blunderbus and is 28 ½” in overall length with a muzzle outside diameter of 1.82” It is lightly engraved with a heavy brass barrel and rates Excellent condition. The mechanical function is very good and crisp. The metal is very good condition. All of the trim is brass and lightly engraved. Brass would have been popular for Naval duty and near the ocean, as it would hold up much better that iron. The wood is very good, not chipped or cracked but very good with over 95% original varnish.
I would consider trades for pre 1899 ANTIQUE PISTOLS and rifles on any of my items.. WHAT DO YOU HAVE TO TRADE? Ask about our 30-90 day lay-away program. We accept Bank Check, Money order, Personal checks or wire transfer.