Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Pistol by Wiley G. Higgins

This silver and gold trimmed pistol was made by Wiley G. Higgins of Indian Springs, Georgia. Made originally as a flintlock and later converted to percussion, probably by the maker. Its over all length is 10 1/4 inch with a 28 caliber 6 1/8 inch barrel.

Copy and photos supplied by friend of Contemporary Makers Blog.

1 comment:

  1. very beautiful and complicated piece of work.