December 06, 2018 03:00 PM EST Asheville, North Carolina


Allen's Patent Percussion "Bootleg" Pistol

American, circa 1840, single shot percussion, .31 caliber, flat top bar hammer, wood grips, foliate etching, marked "Allen's Patent" on hammer, "Patented, 1845, Cast Steel, 610", 4-3/8 in. barrel

Provenance:From the Estate of Judge David Creekmore, Knoxville, Tennessee


dark patina to metal surface with some pitting and surface scratching, wood with marring and small chips to buttcap

Estimate: $500 - $700
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