knuckler .32 rimfire 5 shot engraved Catskill, New York original


Knuckle Duster Revolver

Maker: James Reid, Catskill, New York

Patent Date: December 26, 1865

Manufacture Date: 1870 to 1882

Serial Number: 11798

SKU: SS471 Category:


A James Reid Knuckle Duster, 5 shot, revolver.  The brass frame is decorated with broad scroll factory engraving.  On the left edge of the top strap is stamped “MY FRIEND PAT’D. DEC. 26,1865.  The external serial number is stamped, in the brass frame, just below the trigger.  The serial numbered parts match, including the cylinder pin.


Caliber: 32 rimfire cartridge

Overall Length: 4.75”


Condition: Brass is smooth with a medium mustard color patina with traces of its original silver plating – Cylinder is a grey metal with scattered minor pitting – Action is crisp and works perfectly with a strong mainspring


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