Category Firearms & Military
Auction Currency USD
Start Price 150.00 USD
Estimated at 300.00 - 400.00 USD
INSCRIBED "KILL. DEIVEL". Cal. 41. S# 3490. Bbl. 2 1/2". Southerner Derringer pistol mfg. by Brown Mfg. Co. Left side of the faceted bbl. is faintly marked with Brown's mfg. information. Bbl. has been period-customized, featuring decorative engraved brass bands at the breech and muzzle, with a brass plate on the top flat that is engraved "KILL . DIVEL". Frame is engraved with a heart on either side. Brass frame with iron bbl., trigger, and hammer. Frame is mounted with 2-piece smooth wood grips. Matching numbers are present on the receiver, bbl., as well as on the interior of the grip panels. CONDITION: brass components exhibit a pleasing mellow patina, with iron components retaining a mottled gray patina overall. Smooth bore, exhibiting dark oxidation throughout. Grips exhibit scattered marks, with several losses on the right panel and a previously repaired crack present on the left panel. (01-24399/MLW). ANTIQUE. $300-400.