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    Cased Tipping & Lawden Sharp's Derringer with London Address. Serial no. 1832, .30 caliber, 3-inch barrel cluster with engraved address reading: R.S. GARDEN, 29 PICADILLY LONDON. Both sides of barrels with two London proofmarks. Silver-plated frame, the left side marked: TIPPING & LAWDEN/SHARP'S PATENT. Top of gripstrap, below hammer engraved: 984. Gutta percha grips. Contained in period burl wood box with blank gold escutcheon on lid. Interior with blue baize lining and two compartments with hardwood lids. Box contains steel cleaning tool. Condition: Excellent. Retaining approximately 85-90% high polish blue finish. Frame with traces of silver plate. Grips excellent. Case: Fine with crack to left joint of lid which has slightly compromised back left corner seam.

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