I. Ladiman

British Georgian Flintlock Silver mounted Holster Pistol by Ladiman.

.55 caliber with 8-inch round barrel signed on the top in a cartouche "London". The lock signed "I. Ladiman". Convex lock with freestanding pan and convex hammer. Silver grotesque-masque butt cap and floral silver side plate.

Fine walnut stock with acanthus-leaf carving about the tang. Old hairline (repaired) at wrist. London Company of Gunmakers proofmarks at the left breech.

Circa 1760.