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    £ 1,650
    Ref 2621. An American Percussion Deringer Pistol manufactured by Henry Deringer of Philadelphia. Revolver
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    Andrew Bottomley Antique Arms & Armour. Mail Order Only. Established in 1968.
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    Ref 2621. An American Percussion Deringer Pistol manufactured by Henry Deringer of Philadelphia. Revolver

    Pistol / Hand GunsRevolverUsed£ 1,650
    Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 2621. A very rare tiny size American Percussion single shot Deringer Pistol manufactured by the world famous Henry Deringer of Philadelphia USA. These were made circa 1830-1855 during the years leading up to the American Civil War. These Deringer pistols with short rifled barrels were very popular in the USA. The DERINGER fame spread world-wide when President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated with one by John Wilkes Booth in April of 1865. Rounded chequered wooden butt with a German silver front sight, side-plate, butt-cap, matching trigger-guard, and a shield shaped escutcheon. Action in excellent working order. The barrel engraved at the tang with the makers name "DERINGER PHILADELa". The lock-plate also engraved with the makers name "DERINGER PHILADELa". This type of heavy calibre percussion single shot pocket pistol were carried by American gentlemen, travellers and officers during the gold-rush era of 1835-1849 and the American civil war of the mid 19th century. Approx .41 cal. These pistols were well regarded as being very reliable. Overall length 5 inches. Some very minor signs of genuine use and wear, otherwise in good condition and in working order. These original percussion Deringers are getting very hard to find. Ref 2621. 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. Established 1968....Read full description
    SubcategoryRevolver
    ConditionUsed
    Price£ 1,650
    Sale typeTrade
    MakeRef 2621. An American Percussion Deringer Pistol manufactured by Henry Deringer
    Modelof Philadelphia.
    Antiqueyes
    CertificateNo Licence
    Your reference2621

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