Reid "My Friend" Knuckle Duster Revolver

.22 Rimfire caliber. 1.5" cylinder length. SN: 12995. Single-action 7 shot brass frame knuckleduster pepperbox pistol with engraved grips and shield. A nickel plated finish applied overall with a blued hammer and trigger. Topstrap is signed "MY FRIEND PAT'D DEC. 28,1865". The grips, recoil shield, and tang feature floral engraving with checkering within a "{Shield}" design to back of grip.


Fine. Chambers show an even patina with shallow pits present near muzzle of one chamber. Metal finish shows wear to edges of frame revealing brass beneath. Exposed brass is an even patina while remaining metal finish shows flecked discolorations to grip panels and butt. Item is mechanically functional with good timing but a loose lockup. Cylinder arbor pin replaced.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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