A 90-Bore Percussion Transitional Single-Action Six-Shot Revolver Retailed By Harvey, Exete

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  • Number: 2210
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  • Asking price: €1050
  • Status: Available

 

A 90-Bore Percussion Transitional Single-Action Six-Shot Revolver
Retailed By Harvey, Exeter, No. 3571, Mid-19th Century

With octagonal sighted barrel signed along the top flat and engraved around the muzzle, foliate scroll engraved cylinder with recessed nipples, border engraved action with nipple-shield and decorated with scrolling foliage, bar-hammer and trigger-guard en suite, finely chequered figured rounded butt with stepped ovoidal butt-cap, the latter with hinged circular butt-trap cover engraved with a flower-head, vacant silver escutcheon, and traces of original blueing, Birmingham proof marks
10.5 cm. barrel