Colt Second Model London Deringer Pistol, c. 1870-90, serial number 8513, bone grips, engraved steel frame, top of the barrel marked COLT'S PT. F.A. MFG CO/HARTFORD CT. USA/NO 2, the left side of the barrel marked R. JONES/MANCHESTER ST/LIVERPOOL, barrel lg. 2 1/2, overall lg. 5 1/2 in.
Provenance: From the collection of L.D. Eberhart to the consignor.
Note: This gun is pictured on page 70 of The Collecting of Deringers Manufactured by Moore, National, and Colt, by L.D. Eberhart.
in overall very good condition, and the action functions properly.
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