Duelling Pistols - (Weapon)

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Duelling Pistols - (Weapon) As distinct from ordinary twin or ornamental sets, these lack over-bright or over-heavy ornamentation and have perfect balance so that they will 'come up' accurately when fired according to the strict rules of the duel.


Pistols at Dawn: A History of Duelling. Richard HoptonPistols at Dawn: A History of Duelling. Richard Hopton

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