A 50-Bore 'Birmingham Made' Five-Shot Double-Action 'Wedge-Frame' Percussion Revolver Of Webley Type
Lot 402
A 50-Bore 'Birmingham Made' Five-Shot Double-Action 'Wedge-Frame' Percussion Revolver Of Webley Type
Sold for £475 (US$ 787) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 50-Bore 'Birmingham Made' Five-Shot Double-Action 'Wedge-Frame' Percussion Revolver Of Webley Type
Retailed By L. Dobie, Glasgow, No. 4012, Mid-19th Century
With octagonal sighted barrel, border engraved top-strap with retailer's details, cylinder with line engraved forward edge and numbered from '1' to '5', border engraved frame (repaired), trigger-guard and butt, the latter stamped with owner's name 'W. Buchanan', rammer with sprung side-catch, and chequered rounded grips (some wear and light pitting), Birmingham proof marks
15.2 cm. barrel

Footnotes

  • A John Dobbie is recorded working in Glasgow between 1851 and 1888
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