Original Civil War Period double barrel boot pistol. Fully functioning double shot about 9MM. A great antique pistol. Has double drop triggers. Pinfire cartridge,opens like a double barrel shotgun. Very minimum pitting a great “hand-cannon” gun. This is a real statement gun that will be a wonderful conversation starter. Most drop trigger double barrel pistols like these have condition issues with their springs this does not. It is in remarkable mechanical condition. Many Civil War soldiers carried private purchase “back up” weapons as illustrated in the photo above. 100% guaranteed to be authentic. Complete museum documentation (COA) provided.This is a pre-1898 antique gun so no federal registration is required. Although this is a working gun we do not recommend firing antique guns. If you decide to shoot it, we will not be held liable for any results. You are responsible for knowing your local laws. No sales to New Jersey, New York City, D.C., or outside the United States. No Paypal payments on guns.