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Tipping & Lawden Sharps .30 Rim Fire Derringer .30 Deringer
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£ 895

Tipping & Lawden Sharps .30 Rim Fire Derringer .30 Deringer

Pistol / Hand GunsDeringerUsed£ 895

British Tipping & Lawden Sharps USA 1859 Patent .30 Rim Fire Obsolete Calibre 4 Barrelled Pocket Derringer With Brass frame, Steel Barrel Cluster & Ornate Gutta Percha Hard Rubber Grip. Sn 18258:6 - 18258:6

Tipping & Lawden were one of the 20 members of the Birmingham Small Arms Trading Company Limited (along with Hollis & Sheath, Joseph Swinburn and Thomas Turner forming the "big four"). Tipping & Lawden were taken over by Webley & Scott in 1887. This is an original Sharps 1859 Patent 4 barrelled pocket derringer in .30 RF calibre made by Tipping & Lawden. It is a fully functioning example. The pistol has a cluster of 4 x 3” steel barrels and measures 5 ¾” overall. The barrel’s bores are clean with very light rifling. The frame brass and has traces of original nickel plating. It has a brass bead fore sight and grooved frame rear sight. The right side of the frame is stamped 'Tipping & Lawden Sharps Patent’ (Jan 25 1859). The barrel cluster has English black powder proofs. There are no external visible numbers on the pistol. It has a revolving firing pin and loading is achieved by depression of bar on the underside of the frame. The barrel cluster can then be moved forward for loading of rounds. It has a sheathed trigger & ornate un-damaged gutta percha hard rubber grip. It's loading cocking and firing actions work crisply. The price includes UK delivery. NB As an antique obsolete calibre weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. Sn 18258:6
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SubcategoryDeringer
ConditionUsed
Price£ 895
Sale typeTrade
MakeTipping & Lawden Sharps
Calibre.30
Model.30 Rim Fire Derringer
Manufactured YearC 1860
Antiqueyes
MechanismRimfire
CertificateNo Licence
OrientationRight Handed
Your reference18258:6
Gun StatusActivated
Recommended UsageCollection item

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