November 01, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


Rare Percussion Single-Shot Pistol by J. Widmer

.200 bore diameter, 8" round barrel. Single-shot with straight pull action under the barrel and the percussion nipple is inside.  Marked on top of the barrel J. Widmer Newark New Jersey.  Blade front sight rear notched long base rear sight.  Brass frame with walnut grips.



Excellent overall. Barrel has nice untouched patina; blue has faded to a nice plum. Brass frame has nice untouched patina.  Grips retain most of the varnished finish. 

Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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