Lot 30: Belgian Production "Apache" Centerfire Revolver
November 30, 2012
Rock Island, IL, USALive Auction
Estimate: $2250 - 3500
Produced without sights, with Liege proofs on the rear of the cylinder. The 2 1/2 inch, wavy, triangular blade folds up the left side of the frame, with the mainspring on the opposite side, and the combination grip and steel knuckles at the rear. By folding and unfolding the components, the Apache can be configured as a pair of steel knuckles, a trench dagger, or a bayonet-equipped revolver.
BBL: 1 1/2 inch fluted round
Gauge: 7.6 mm
Serial Number: 3121
Condition: Fine as polished bright. All markings remain clear. The spring latches for the blade and grip are a bit loose, otherwise mechanically excellent. A rare and original "Apache" revolver.