Pistol / Hand GunsDeringerUsed£ 870
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 1345. A scarce American antique 4 barrelled Sharps .32 rim-fire Derringer. Circa 1859. After the US civil war these pistols became popular in the old West among lawmen, outlaws and gamblers as its small size allowed it to be concealed in a waistcoat pocket. Some professional gamblers were known to have rigged special devices that allowed them to wear a derringer up their coat sleeve, inside of a hat or in a small holster attached to their body. Bird's head wooden grips. The Sideplate engraved " C. SHARPS PATENT JAN 25 1859". Action in working order, some minor dings to the frame, otherwise in good condition showing some signs of use and a little wear. Ref 1345.This is an obsolete antique pistol and is sold as a collectors item only. No Licence is required in the United Kingdom. If you wish to purchase this item please visit our website andrewbottomley.com where you can pay by credit/debit card or bank transfer at no extra charge. Established 1968....Read full description
MakeA scarce American antique 4 barrelled Sharps .32 rimfire Derringer.
ModelCirca 1859. Ref 1345.
Recommended UsageCollection item