A .455C.F. 'R.I.C. No. 1 New Model' double-action revolver by Webley, retailed by W. E. Ekins, no. 6851

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Lot 454* S5
A .455C.F. 'R.I.C. No. 1 New Model' double-action revolver by Webley, retailed by W. E. Ekins, no. 6851

Sold for £ 1,250 (US$ 1,667) inc. premium
A .455C.F. 'R.I.C. No. 1 New Model' double-action revolver by Webley, retailed by W. E. Ekins, no. 6851
Retaining some original blue finish, the circular barrel with sight-flat and blade-foresight, the left side of the frame stamped Webley's No. 1 .455C.F., R.I.C., New Model also stamped with Webley & Scott winged bullet logo, pivoting ejector-rod, the top of the frame engraved W.E. Ekins, King William St., Adelaide, loading gate to the right, the butt with chequered wooden grip, pistolgrip-cap and lanyard-ring
4⅜in. barrel, Birmingham Black Powder proof
A .450C.F. 'NO. 2 BULLDOG' REVOLVER BY WEBLEY, NO. 50080 RETAILED BY W.E. EKINS
Retaining much original blue finish, the circular barrel with sight-flat engraved W.E. Ekins, King William St. Adelaide and blade-foresight, the left side of the frame stamped Webley's No. 2 .450C.F. also stamped with the Webley & Scott winged bullet logo, pivoting ejector-rod, the top of the frame engraved The British Bull Dog, loading gate to the right, the butt with chequered wooden grips
2⅜in. barrel, Birmingham Black Powder proof

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Footnotes

  • These revolvers may be held under both categories of s.7 Historic Pistols in the U.K.
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