A 6 shot 74 bore self cocking J.R. Cooper’s Patent ring trigger percussion pepperbox revolver
A 6 shot 74 bore self cocking J.R. Cooper’s Patent ring trigger percussion pepperbox revolver, unsigned, Birmingham proof marks. Plain round nickel frame and gripstrap, with a circular steel breech plate screwed to the front of the frame. Two piece chequered walnut grips, sprung cap box lid in buttcap.
Overall length 8'' (20cm) Barrells 3½'' (9cm)
For further information regarding J.R. Cooper’s pepperboxes see “Pepperbox Firearms”, Jack Dunlap, 1964 Chapter 10.