April 21, 2022 06:00 PM EDT Downingtown, PA


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Fine Nimschke engraved W. W. Marston pistol

Fine Nimschke engraved W. W. Marston superposed three barrel derringer pistol, .32 rf caliber, foliate scroll engraved frame with punched dot background, Nimschke star behind hammer, period ivory grips, blued barrels with geometric design, right side of frame with barrel selector, left side with five line maker, address, and patent dates, 3" barrels. Made between 1864 and 1872.

Competitive in-house shipping is available for this lot.

Condition:Overall very good condition, retains 50% blue on barrels, heavy wear to silver plate on frame, fine cracks in either grip. Marked 122 on barrel hinge. Grip has not been pulled due to fine cracks. Not signed. Mechanically functional.

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$2,772
04/21/2022

 

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