A .450 'Model 1867 Mark I' revolver by Deane, Adams & Deane, no. 5788
Lot 399S5
A .450 'Model 1867 Mark I' revolver by Deane, Adams & Deane, no. 5788
Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,311) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A .450 'Model 1867 Mark I' revolver by Deane, Adams & Deane, no. 5788
Converted from a Beaumont-Adams, retaining some blued finish, the octagonal barrel with traces of the original address along the cylinder-strap, the right side of the frame with combination ejector-rod and safety-bolt, the left side stamped 1.77, the trigger-guard tang stamped 9.L.9, the butt with chequered one-piece wooden grip with Enfield inspector's mark, notched on the left side for a Rigby rammer, and butt-cap
5¾in. barrel, London Black Powder proof

Footnotes

  • The rear of the frame has had a screw with a single flat fitted across the standing breech, which appears to have been designed to act as a simple hammer-block
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