H. ASTON MODEL 1842 U.S. Military Percussion Pistol
Guns International #: 100679676 Seller's Inventory #: 274
Category: Military Pistols - Antique - Military Pistols - U.S.
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First Name: warren
Last Name: ralph
Country: United States
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A .54 caliber H. Aston model 1842 percussion pistol made for the U.S. Military and most likely saw action in the U.S. Civil War and the war with Mexico. The 8 & 1/2" round barrel has a brass front sight . This pistol obviously saw wartime use. The lock is marked "1850" ,Midd-tn, Conn." and "U.S.", "H. Aston". There is also an"H" forward of the trigger. The action is very strong. The hammer holds on full and half cock. There are two sharp inspectors cartouches on the left side of the walnut stock. The wood is in excellent condition . The lock,hammer, barrel and captive ramrod are bright steel. The butt cap, trigger guard, barrel band, side bar and front sight are brass. The trigger is blued. The overall condition rates NRA FINE.
This is an antique, so no FFL is required.
A NO interest payment plan is available
Price: $ 1350- + shipping
Model: Model 1842
Serial Number: none
Barrel Length: 8 & 1/2
Metal Condition: Fine
Wood Condition: Fine
Bore Condition: dark
Barrel Type: round
Sights: front only
Manufacture Date: 1850
Item Location: California-San Diego