Very rare to find Original Confederate South Carolina Palmetto Armory M1842 Single Shot Military Pistol. This is a product of William Glaze & Co. from Columbia, South Carolina. The gun has overall pleasing look with amazing patina on its Confederate Brass. Has a very nice maker mark of a Palmetto Tree Design and around the edge reads "PALMETTO ARMORY/S*C". it has Columbia S.C the production date of 1852 on the lockplate behind the hammer. The action works great and cathes crisply in both positions. Full length barrel with minor pitting from use. Has Wm. Glaze & Co.stamping on the side of the barrel as well as a "V" and Palmetto Tree. Just part of the date is visible on the tang. The stock of the gun is made from a dark walnut and is in good shape with one section of wood missing behind the lockplate. The original ramrod and swivel guide are missing in action and replaced with a wood replacement rod.