OC - FINE- all original parts; over 30% original finish, sharp lettering, numerals and design on metal and wood; minor marks in wood.
WW - WOOD IS WORSE FOR THE PERCENT FINISH RATING GIVEN
These distinctive pistols were based on the designs of Frenchman Jacques Turbiaux from 1882 and mainly manufactured in the 1890s by the Ames Sword Co. under contract with the Chicago Fire Arms Co. The sideplate is a mismatched number replacement. The right grip panel is absent.