A 6 shot 54 bore self cocking percussion pepperbox revolver
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.
Overall length 9” (22.5cms) Barrels 3½” (9 cms)
George & John Deane occupied 2 successive properties in King William Street, London Bridge from 1838 to 1851.