This is a replica of a revolving 4 Barrel Flintlock Pistol from France in the 18th Century. It featured an eagle head butt and was made from metal with engraved wooden grips. This particular model features an eagle head butt, it has been made in metal with engraved wooden grips. Flintlock pistols were one of the most commonly used firearms by the pirates in the eighteenth century, it had a flint or flint stone, which when it was triggered by the hammer produced the spark that ignited the gunpowder. All these guns required to be ammo reload manually after each shot. In combat, generally, these weapons were used for a single shot, since the method of reloading was very slow and it was not usually time to recharge. Therefore, fighters often had to draw their swords to defend themselves as they could not recharge in time.
At Raven Forge we sell replica firearms manufactured before the year 1860 in accordance with UK law, still, due to the nature of the product, you must be over the age of 18 to buy this product. You must also live here in the UK, we cannot ship this overseas as customs would have an actual fit. This is not a toy, it's a replica.