A 90-Bore Tranter Patent First Model Five-Shot Self-Cocking Percussion Revolver
Lot 405
A 90-Bore Tranter Patent First Model Five-Shot Self-Cocking Percussion Revolver
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 90-Bore Tranter Patent First Model Five-Shot Self-Cocking Percussion Revolver
No. 3106.T., Circa 1855
With octagonal sighted barrel engraved around the muzzle and retaining some original blueing, blue border engraved top-strap, plain cylinder (polished bright) with knurled forward edge, blued border engraved frame and trigger-guard each decorated with scrolling foliage, sprung safety-stop and arbor-pin catch, chequered figured rounded butt with case-hardened foliate engraved ovoidal butt-cap, and retaining some original finish; together with an original rare patent detachable rammer retaining some original case-hardening, London proof marks (2)
12.6 cm. barrel
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