Original 1860’s Rim Fire .22 Caliber Steel Frame Antique Muff Pistol Certified

Original 1860’s Rim Fire .22 Caliber Steel Frame Antique Muff Pistol Certified

$195.00

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Original 1860’s-70’s Rim Fire .22 Caliber steel frame Antique Pistol Certified. Civil War Period .22 caliber muff-boot pistol In Working  condition. There is no numbers so it is impossible to accurately date this one. These were made in the 1860’s-70’s It is a standard  version with plane wood grips and steel frame.    This gun’s spring does work and does fire and cock. Good strong spring!    the grips are slightly worn but nice.   has some very mild surface pitting.   The gun   is about .22 caliber.  The barrel swings out to load it’s single shot. Many European weapons were exported to the US for sale before and during the Civil War. A classic Civil War period pistol and A choice functioning display gun.  A favorite of both Confederate and Union soldiers during the Civil War. Many Civil War soldiers carried private purchase “back up” weapons as illustrated in the photos. These were also a favorite in the Ameican West, used by Gamblers and “Ladies” hence the name “Muff or Garter” pistol. Very small and concealable! This gun is 100% guaranteed to be authentic, and unaltered. A fantastic functioning display piece. 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. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Very Nice Looking Functioning  Example

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