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Lot 2396: Four Antique Handguns

Auction Date: October 7, 2021

Four Antique Handguns

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

A) Cased Whitney Model No. 1 Pocket Revolver

Manufacturer: Whitneyville Armory
Model: Spur Trigger
Type: Revolver
Gauge: 22 RF
Barrel: 3 1/8 inch octagon
Finish: blue/silver
Grip: hardwood
Stock:
Item Views: 197
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OF - FAIR- some major parts replaced; minor replacement parts may be required; metal rusted, may be lightly pitted all over, vigorously cleaned; rounded edges of metal and wood; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal partly obliterated; wood scratched, bruised, cracked or repaired where broken; in fair working order or can be easily repaired and placed in working order.

Description:

Manufactured c. 1871-1879. With custom case with eight cartridges.

B) A.S.T. Co. Hero Percussion Derringer

Manufacturer: A.S.T.
Model: HERO
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 34
Barrel: 3 inch round
Finish: bright
Grip: walnut
Stock:
Item Views: 197
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OF - FAIR- some major parts replaced; minor replacement parts may be required; metal rusted, may be lightly pitted all over, vigorously cleaned; rounded edges of metal and wood; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal partly obliterated; wood scratched, bruised, cracked or repaired where broken; in fair working order or can be easily repaired and placed in working order.

Description:

C) Remington-Elliot Derringer

Manufacturer: E. Remington & Sons
Model: Elliot
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 41 RF
Barrel: 2 1/2 inch round
Finish: nickel
Grip: antique ivory
Stock:
Item Views: 197
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Class: Antique
Rating:

OF - FAIR- some major parts replaced; minor replacement parts may be required; metal rusted, may be lightly pitted all over, vigorously cleaned; rounded edges of metal and wood; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal partly obliterated; wood scratched, bruised, cracked or repaired where broken; in fair working order or can be easily repaired and placed in working order.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

Manufactured c. 1867-88.

D) C.H. Ballard Derringer

Manufacturer: Ballard C H
Model: Derringer
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 41 RF
Barrel: 2 3/4 inch part octagon
Finish: blue/nickel
Grip: walnut
Stock:
Item Views: 197
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Rating:

OE - GOOD - some minor replacement parts; metal smoothly rusted or lightly pitted in places, cleaned; principal lettering, numerals and design on metal legible; lightly scratched, bruised or minor cracks repaired; in good working order.

NPRF - NON-PROFESSIONALLY REFINISHED/COLD BLUE, ETC.

WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN

Description:

Manufactured in the 1870s.

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