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Testing revealed the pistol dates back to 1500 to 1600, before flintlock pistols and muskets were introduced.
Based on the British Model 1760, the Model 1775 was a muzzle-loading, .62-caliber smoothbore flintlock.
The last U.S. flintlock pistol came in 1836, the same year Samuel Colt patented his revolutionary new revolving pistol.
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