A Cased 54-Bore Tranter Patent Third Model Five-Shot Self-Cocking Percussion Revolver
Lot 408*
A Cased 54-Bore Tranter Patent Third Model Five-Shot Self-Cocking Percussion Revolver
Sold for £3,750 (US$ 5,856) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Cased 54-Bore Tranter Patent Third Model Five-Shot Self-Cocking Percussion Revolver
No. 11,345,T., Mid-19th Century
With octagonal sighted barrel engraved with scrolling foliage at the muzzle and breech, border engraved top-strap, cylinder with knurled forward edge and decorated with foliage, border engraved frame profusely decorated with foliage, trigger-guard and butt-cap en suite, patent double-trigger and foliate scroll engraved rammer, sprung safety-stop and arbor-pin catch, figured chequered rounded butt, and retaining some of its original gilt finish: in original fitted mahogany case lined in blue baize with accessories including James Dixon & Sons powder-flask and 'Tranters Patent' brass bullet mould, the exterior of the lid (some staining) with circular brass escutcheon engraved with owner's name 'David Smith', London proof marks
15.2 cm. barrel
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