Percussion Boot Pistol

.32 caliber, 5" smoothbore barrel, NSN.  Silver-banded barrel with wood grips.  Uniquely shaped hammer, missing rear sight block.  German silver front strap and sideplate.  Integral tang and backstrap engraved with broad leaf scrolls.


Fair.  Barrel has a dark gray color with smooth rust and pitting throughout.  Grip has a mostly stable full crack around the circumference.  Bore is smoothly rusted with some corrosion present.

Estimate: $600 - $900
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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