MakeRef 1920. An unusual American small size antique percussion single shot Bootleg
Modelpistol circa 1840.
Recommended UsageCollection item
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 1920. An unusual American small size antique percussion single shot Bootleg pistol circa 1840. Dating from the time of the Californian Gold Rush. Two piece wooden bag shaped grips held on with a single screw. Steel trigger guard. Decorative engraving to the frame. The octagonal barrel engraved Rish St. Sth, London on top. In good condition. A nice honest piece of American Wild West history and exactly the type of single shot pocket pistol carried and easily hidden by Gamblers and travellers of the time. Approx cal .31. Overall length 6 inches. Ref 1920. This is an obsolete antique item 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.