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engraved Adams Patent DA pocket revolver by Ancion & Cie

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Adams Patent double action pocket revolver. Measures about 8" overall with 3-1/4" barrel of about .32 caliber. Marked on right side of frame "ADAMS'S PATENT No3156" and on top of frame "MANUFd BY ANCION & Cie". Missing loading lever. Frame and barrel has nice engraving, metal parts overall are clean with light spotting and minimal scattered pitting. Grip is nicely checkered, with a small chip on the front edge. Mechanically good, except trigger does not return to forward position after cycling action. Sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.