.45 caliber, 4.25" round barrel with flat top. The breech features a double engraved vine pattern, and is marked Deringer Phila. The upper tang features a sunburst and leaf engraving. The lock is marked DeringerPhila, and is engraved. The hammer has a vine engraving. The trigger guard has a floral engraving, and features a pineapple for finial. The pistol features German silver escutcheons, a forend cap and a shield form thumbrest. The stock is checkered, and has a brass tipped ramrod.
The barrel has a mottled plum patina. The stock has a crack at the breech, extending a short distance to the side screw. The grips are slightly worn. The bore and action are good.