Brass Mounted "French Type D" Pistol
from custom castings and parts set by
York County Firelocks

Chris Altland
Flintlock Pistols

High quality custom part sets of sterling silver or brass castings, quality made barrel,
superb preshaped stocks and only the finest hardware & locks
make York County Firelocks custom muzzleloading pistol component sets
the best value based on authenticity.
With proper building techniques and skill, the builder can create
a muzzleloading flintlock pistol that is close to owning an original as possible .

Info & specificatons:

French Type D
Circa 1730 to 1750
Standard French trade pistol with classic French styling make this a light and graceful arm.


  • Wood - Red & Sugar Maple, Black & English Walnut, Cherry in various figures and grades.
  • Overall Length 15 "
  • Max Width Of Butt 1 7/32"
  • Weight In .54 Caliber N/A
  • Mountings - Investment Cast Brass or Sterling Silver
  • Steel
  • .54 Caliber
  • Smooth Bored
  • Length 9" Octagon to round
  • Breech .875"
  • Muzzle .660"
  • Davis "Becky" (Standard) Or Small Ditchburn.
  • Custom Parts Set With Brass Mountings $695.00
  • Custom Parts Set With Sterling Silver Mountings $995.00
Custom Parts set includes all parts necessary to assemble a pistol.
PA residents must pay 6% sales tax.

This beautiful reproduction from our French Type D pistol set was built by
Jack Brooks

Click on images below for a larger view!

silver cast side plate

silver pommel

JP Beck side plate detail