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A scarce American Colt no 3. rim-fire derringer in obsolete .41 rimfire calibre. C.1875. Ref 1579..

  • A scarce American Colt no 3.  rim-fire derringer in obsolete .41 rimfire calibre. C.1875. Ref 1579..
  • A scarce American Colt no 3.  rim-fire derringer in obsolete .41 rimfire calibre. C.1875. Ref 1579..
  • A scarce American Colt no 3.  rim-fire derringer in obsolete .41 rimfire calibre. C.1875. Ref 1579..
  • A scarce American Colt no 3.  rim-fire derringer in obsolete .41 rimfire calibre. C.1875. Ref 1579..
  • A scarce American Colt no 3.  rim-fire derringer in obsolete .41 rimfire calibre. C.1875. Ref 1579..

A scarce American Colt no 3. rim-fire derringer in obsolete .41 rimfire calibre. C.1875. Ref 1579..

£800.00
Stock Status: In Stock
A good American Colt no 3. antique derringer in obsolete .41 rim-fire calibre. Circa 1875. Colt's 3rd Model derringer was the brain child of F. Alexander Thuer, a veteran gunsmith at Sam Colt's manufacturing plant. Nickel plated finish over brass frame. Bird's head wooden grips. Retaining traces of original finish on the 2.5 inch barrel. Barrel engraved on top "COLT". Marked on the frame .41 Cal. Barrel swivels to the side for loading. Overall length 5 inches. Good condition, showing some sign of use and wear. Action works fine. London proof marks stamped under the barrel. Ref 1579.
This is a genuine antique pistol and it is sold as a collectors item only.
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