John J. Hayes Historical Collectibles

S & W #1 -3rd Issue w /2 1/2
S & W #1 -3rd Issue w /2 1/2" barrel

This beautiful little pistol exhibits the fine hand of  L.D Nimschke  himself.  It has many of the  known  L.D.N  patterns as pictured in  "L.D. Nimschke : Fine Engraver"  by R. L  Wilson with a outstanding  Woman in a  Hat  panel scene as pictured on pg. 60. Everywhere you look on this beautiful little pistol you see the hand of a master engraver. The pearl grips have taken on a attractive aged patina. Overall the pistol retains 80% + of it's nickel finish with a generous amount of case colors on the hammer. These panel  scene guns are exceedingly rare and highly sought after . 


Price: $4,995.00