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40 Cal. Double Barreled Derringer

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Title

40 Cal. Double Barreled Derringer

Description

This 40 Cal. Double Barreled Derringer was found by Thomas McCaffrey on his bungalow on Bailey Ave, in Oakland, New Jersey. This gun comes from the 1840s and is hand-made with parts unique to the gun. It was never mass-produced. The term derringer is a generic term for any pocket pistol which is what this gun is. The name comes from Henry Deringer, a 19th century small pistol maker.

Creator

Magi, Dominic

Date

2014-03-08

Contributor

Magi, Dominic

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Format

Png

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Coverage

1840s
Oakland

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JPG

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