W & J Rigby Dublin Pistol ID’d to Soldier in 2nd Dragoon Guards

Very Nice Original Irish Large Bore Single Shot Pistol

Year Made: C.1840s
Maker: W & J Rigby
Grade: Fine
Manufactured: Ireland


W&J Rigby Dublin 2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen’s Bays) pistol remains in fine condition. Lock is marked W & J Rigby and barrel marked Crown over P and DUBLIN. Butt cap is marked with Soldiers Initials that appear to be LR and 2 d Dragoon Guards. Top rear of lock has a period piece of wood broken out. Research should be done. Overall size 10″.