A 6 shot 54 bore self cocking percussion pepperbox revolver

Item:
187
Region:
Britain
Type:
Firearms, Pistols
Description:
A 6 shot 54 bore self cocking percussion pepperbox revolver signed “G. & J. Deane, London Bridge”, London proof marks. Squared frame and hammer nicely engraved overall with foliage, signed within a scroll, sliding safety catch. 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” (9 cms)
Notes:
George & John Deane occupied 2 successive properties in King William Street, London Bridge from 1838 to 1851.
Price:
£1,450