Pistol / Hand GunsDeringerUsed£ 720
American, Sharps 1859 patent four barrelled derringer pistol, 30 calibre rim fire. The pistol’s barrel cluster has 4 x 3″ steel rifled barrels and measures 5 ¾” overall. The frame is brass. It has a brass bead fore sight and grooved frame rear sight. The left side of the frame is stamped ‘C. Sharps Patent 1859’. The right side ‘C. Sharps & Co Philada. PA’. The underside of the barrel cluster is numbered ‘56041’. The butt of the grip frame is stamped with matching number. It has a revolving firing pin and loading is achieved by depression of a steel button at the underside of the frame, the barrel cluster can then be moved forward for loading of rounds. Good working action.
Production of the Sharps, 4 shot pistols ended in 1874....Read full description