A Scarce Antique Remington-Rider Magazine Pistol
A Scarce Antique Remington-Rider Magazine Pistol, circa. 1871-1888. .32 caliber rimfire extra-short. Five-shot magazine located below the 3" octagon barrel. Walnut grips with light scratches and dings from handling. Nickel plated overall. Barrel marked: "E. REMINGTON & SONS, ILION, N.Y./RIDERS PAT. AUG. 15, 1871" Generous amounts of original blue on hammer assembly. Visible wear around the surface of loading magazine knob. In good mechanical working order.
Ref. p. 168, FLAYDERMANS GUIDE TO ANTIQUE AMERICAN FIREARMS., 9th edition, c. 2007.