Original Civil War Period Cap And Ball Massive .61 Caliber Hand Cannon Antique Pistol Certified
Original Civil War Period Cap And Ball Massive .61 Caliber Hand Cannon Antique Pistol Certified. Civil War Period .61 caliber Cap And Ball Pistol. In Working condition Civil War period “Boot” model pistol . There is no numbers so it is impossible to accurately date this one. It is a standard version with checkered wood grips. It has some scroll work on the side plate (see photos) This gun’s spring is a bit loose but it does work and does fire and cock. It has a drop trigger system. It does have some mild surface patina but not pitting (see photos). the grips are worn but nice and there is a very interesting period repair made from coin silver (see photos). The barrel unscrews to load see photos. The gun is whopping .61 caliber. A classic Civil War period pistol and A choice functioning display gun. This is one of the largest caliber pistol of this type we ever saw. A real statement piece! See photo of a Civil War .58 minie ball fitting very loose in the barrel to show just how big this is! 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 photo above. 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.