Sharps Model 1A Derringer

.22 RF, 2.5" barrels, S/N 47535.  Steel finish with brass frame and rosewood grips.  Frame marked with 1859 Sharps patent date and Philadelphia address.


Good.  Barrels have a light gunmetal patination with some dulling of brass finish.  Some minor scratches to grips with good definition to carving.  Mechanically fine.  Bores are good with some oxidation and old fouling.

Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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