A 90-Bore Five-Shot Self-Cocking Percussion Revolver
Lot 401
A 90-Bore Five-Shot Self-Cocking Percussion Revolver
Sold for £312 (US$ 526) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 90-Bore Five-Shot Self-Cocking Percussion Revolver
Signed Smith, London, Mid-19th Century
With octagonal sighted barrel line engraved around the muzzle and signed along the top flat, cylinder with line engraved forward edge, border engraved frame engraved 'No. 4156 Patent, border engraved trigger-guard and butt, the latter with spur, sprung safety-stop, rammer of Kerr-type, and chequered rounded grips (some wear and light pitting overall), Birmingham proof marks
13.1 cm. barrel

Footnotes

  • For a somewhat similar revolver sold in these Rooms see Antique Arms and Armour, 23 April 2008, lot 397
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