A 6 shot 50 bore self cocking percussion pepperbox revolver

Item:
186
Region:
Britain
Type:
Firearms, Pistols
Description:
A 6 shot 50 bore self cocking percussion pepperbox revolver, unsigned, London proof marks, barrels with traces of colour hardened finish. Squared frame and hammer nicely engraved overall with foliage, vacant scroll (for retailer’s name), sliding safety catch. Folding trigger is faired into the nipple shield, and springs out when button on the right side of the frame is pressed. Finely chequered walnut butt, vacant silver escutcheon, sprung cap box lid in buttcap. Quite a crisp high grade pepperbox.
Metrics:
Overall length 9” (22.5cms) Barrels 3½” (9cms).
Price:
£2,450