.40 caliber, 29" octagonal barrel, no S/N. Blued barrel with plain walnut buttstock. Set-trigger. Iron trigger guard, buttplate, toe plate, and patchbox. Blade front sight with rear sight block and tang-mounted aperture sight. Breech and frame engraved with broad scrolls, buttplate and lockplate engraved en suite. Muzzle crowned for ball-starter. Top of barrel marked "E. WESSON/HARTFORD, CT." flanked by two eagles. Left side of buttstock fitted with German silver-plate depicting a running dog.
Very good. Barrel has a mostly even chocolate patina with some thinning on sharp edges of barrel. Matching wear and tarnish on breech and other fittings. Stock has some minor handling marks, but retains an attractive color and grain. Action not functional. Bore is excellent; bright with sharp rifling.