Sharps Model 1 Pepperbox Pistol

.22 RF caliber, 2.5" barrel, S/N 12797.  Numbers matching.  Brass frame with two-piece gutta percha grips.  Frame marked with Sharps address and patent dates.  Barrel release on underside of frame.  


Barrel has a gunmetal patination with some very minor pitting.  Brass has a dull luster with some wear.  Grips are in very good condition with no major cracks or splits.  Action is functional, bore is fair.

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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