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    Medium Size .48 Caliber Percussion Derringer, Circa 1850. 3½" rifled barrel with three flats on top. Back action marker marked "Deringer/ Philadela". Hammer engraved with replaced hammer screw. Also engraving on barrel tang. German silver trigger guard, butt cap, wrist escutcheon, wedge escutcheons, and ramrod pipe. Scroll engraving on trigger guard bow. German silver flame-like inlay on stock opposite lock. Walnut stock with checkered grip. A few repairs on fore stock; fore stock possibly shortened. Metal generally smooth and clean with only a few small patches of pitting. Small chip out of wood behind hammer and above lock. Good representative example of this form.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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