WWII Pyrotechnic Flare Pistol Model M8 w/Holster
WWII Pyrotechnic Flare Pistol Model M8 with molded / formed leather holster w/formed aluminum shield on reverse. Also stamped on holster is “Made in Canada” on obverse. Serial No. E-167717. Single shot, top break action. The chamber is 37mm, barrel is 4 1/8" with locking lugs 1/2" rear of muzzle. Steel gray Parkerized. The stock is black hard rubber grips. Finish has various scratches, nothing significant. Excellent functional condition. Used for a multitude of purposes, including firing from a B-17 coming in for a landing to alert ground crews of wounded on board to have emergency medical team meet the aircraft. Marked with C E V C. Inspection sticker indicates “Mar 26 1941”.
Requires C & R. E-mail for phone number or more photo's. Visa, MC, Disc, MO's, Cashier Checks. 15.00 Insured shipping. New York residents must pay sales tax. Please note: we do not test fire the guns we sell.
Trades Accepted: No
At Antique Advertising, Arms and Accoutrements, our business is devoted to selling original factory literature related to sporting collectibles. We have two databases full of catalogs, manuals, hang tags, flyers, pamphlets, books, posters, advertising, memorabilia and much more. We have inventory available for over 1400 companies!