Cased Sharps Model 2A Four Barrel Derringer. Serial no. 13878, .30 caliber, 3-inch barrel cluster. Blued and silver-plated finish. Left side of frame marked: C Sharps/Patent 1859. Right side marked: C. Sharps & Co./Philada. PA. Hardwood grip panel and gutta percha grip panel. Contained in period hardwood case with blue felt lining. Brass fittings and lock. Condition: Very good to fine. Barrel cluster with traces of blue in the protected areas, the balance a fine, smooth blue gray patina. Frame and gripstraps retaining approximately 65-75% silver plating with high point edge wear and scattered scratches. Right grip panel a likely replacement. Left grip panel (gutta percha) with large loss at heel. Bore very good. Action functions. Case is fine with light age wear and patina. Key absent. From the Michael Yeck Collection.

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