“Manufactured circa 1920s. The two cell type flashlight is controlled by a sliding button on the left side. The revolver unit with barrel is mounted into the front portion of the flashlight by two screws. Double action with a folding trigger. The flashlight is stamped with the two line Buffalo, New York address above the two line, two date (1922, 1923) patent marking.
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How cool is it, though! It’s chambered for .22 caliber rimfire cartridges and has a 7-round capacity, and from the size of the cylinder it looks like it’s chambered for .22 Long Rifle, but it could be any of the other .22s.