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Sharps & Hankins Model 3 Derringer

.32 short RF caliber, 3.5" barrels, S/N 3934.  Steel finish with rosewood grips.  Top of barrels marked with one line Sharps & Hankins address.  Right side of frame with two line "C.SHARPS PATENT/JAN. 25 1859" markings.  Serial number on bottom of butt.

Condition:

Fair.  Scattered oxidation to finish with markings remaining legible  Grips in good condition with no major cracks or splits.  Hammer cocks but seems to have issue with mainspring, barrel release non-functional.  Bores are dark with a coat of fouling.

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$420
12/08/2020

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