Støckel: Ströhlein & Engel, Friedberg, Hessen, circa 1860
J. Ströhlein, a high quality target pistol with set trigger
behind the main trigger, caliber .65 percussion, 7½" octagonal barrel with deep
rifling, dovetail front sight, a golden arrow pointing in the direction where
the bullet will be directed, on breech decorated gold bands, hammer and
look engraved with golden J. Stöhlein, fully shafted, ramrod under
barrel, the butt cap depicting a lions face. The escutcheon on the back shows a
coat of arms.
A high quality pistol by a rare maker in good working order and excellent condition. $2,400.