Original Victorian Era German Indoor Single Shot Target Pistol in .22 Short - Circa 1880
Original Item: Only One Available. In really nice condition, this is a Victorian era .22 short rimfire caliber single shot Target Pistol, with a very nice checkered walnut grip. The barrel and frame bear German proof marks on the right side of the chamber, and the left side is marked with information on the pistols specifications:
0,16gr N.G.P. M/71.
These were often used for indoor shooting, a rage which swept Europe in the late 19th Century. Trigger guard has an extra finger spur on the bottom for a second finger to help stabilize the pistol. This pistol also has an open breech, with lever extractor. These were designed for very small powder loads, as they were usually used indoors.
In just lovely condition, promises to be a lot of fun and will look great on display.
Year of Manufacture: circa 1880
Caliber: .22 Short
Ammunition Type: Rimfire Cartridge
Barrel Length: 10 inches
Overall Length: 14 inches
Action: Single Shot
Feed System: Open Breech
Note: This gun is NOT considered obsolete calibre, so we are no able to ship to the United Kingdom. Please note that for international shipping, these MUST be shipped using UPS WW Services.
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