War of 1812 Canadian Militia or Also known as “Indian Contract Dragoon Pistol by Wheeler (AH6645)
These pistols were supplied from merchants and not from ordnance. These are often referred to as the 1813 Indian Contract pistols. Barrel is marked with a crown over "GR" and broad arrow, as well as a Tower crossed scepters acceptance proof. he top of the barrel appears to be stamped ".DFATH.HFAR.DURX 65 caliber with a 9” barrel. Metal has a dark gray patina.