Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Scarce "R. P. Bruff/ N. Y." .41 Caliber Percussion Derringer. Top of the hammer broken/missing, else fine condition. 6" overall with 2.5" barrel. Top of barrel with arched Bruff mark and Cast Steel. Metal smooth exhibiting a dark patina mixing with the original brown finish. Scroll engraved breech, tang and lock with German silver bands at the breech. Screw heads also engraved. German silver front sight, wedge escutcheons, butt cap strap, and fore end tip. Inlaid German silver wrist escutcheon and side plate. German silver trigger guard is also profusely engraved, missing the rear screw. Checkered stock excellent retaining most of the original varnish. Perfect bore. Very fine overall, completely untouched, and easily repaired.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,212

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on Dec 12, 2009 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 September 26 Autumn Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search