This type of pistol was the most common in use by Pirates. Firing only one shot, time to reload and very inaccurate, often the Pirate chose to carry more than one, it was said that Blackbeard boarded with six pistols in a modified belt. Pirate pistols are becoming sought after for private collections and “Bar display”
The weapon that changed history. It was the Philadelphia Deringer used by John Wilkes Booth...