.60 caliber smooth bore 8" octagonal-to-round barrel with baluster turned rings at transition. Flat iron lock with rounded goose neck cock and unbridled pan. Lock marked in three lines: T / KETLAND / & Co. Brass mounts including trigger guard, butt cap, side plate, wrist escutcheon and ramrod pipes. Escutcheon plate lightly engraved with the initials DLW. Shell motif silver wire inlay around tang. Wood ram rod.
Good, metal with a dark plum brown patina and some light surface oxidation. Lock mechanically functional. Brass with nice, dark ocher patina. Stock about good as refinished with some minor repairs at forend and chipping around the lock mortise. Ram rod a replacement. A good example of an early Ketland trade pistol.