November 01, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Percussion Knife Pistol By R.W. Andrews Stafford Ct

.32 caliber, 8" octagonal to round rifled barrel with baluster turned rings at transition. Tang of pistol marked R.W. ANDREWS / STAFFORD / CONN in three lines with a spread winged eagle. Mounted under the barrel is a 7.25" clip point blade knife.  Two triggers, one allows for the barrel to slide out of the grip frame to allow the use of the knife.  Curly maple boot style grip.  Brass mounted triggerguard.  Rear sight notched in the rear of the tang.

Condition:

About good overall. Mottled gray patina, good bore. Mechanically functional. Hammer screw replaced, grip cracked under hammer, repaired with pin.

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$5,750
11/01/2016

 

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