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Flare Pistol - "International"

FLARE PISTOL - "INTERNATIONAL"

For history buffs, John F. Kennedy fans, and collectors. The "International" is one of the best known World War II flare pistols. One just like this was seen in "PT 109," the film about JFK's war heroism. Weighs an impressive 4.25 lbs. and measures 10.5" long x 8.75". Polished brass with a steel barrel, clearly marked on both sides of the hand grip with "International Flare Signal Co., Tippecanoe City, Ohio."

 Item # 0173

SOLD

#0130 Columbia Flare Pistol 

FLARE PISTOL - "COLUMBIA"

World War II flare pistol of highly polished brass with a steel barrel (1-1/2" bore) and some steel mechanical parts, all lacquered for protection and a lasting shine. It is marked "COLUMBIA" on both sides of the grip. Also, one side of the barrel is marked "Columbia Appl. Corp - Lic. N.Y.U.S.A. PT 32437." Flare pistols are great collectibles & wonderful to display. The mahogany display base (size 6" x 12") on which this pistol is shown is NOT included in this auction, but it is available for an additional $25.00.

 Item # 0130

SOLD

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