• Arms & Armour auction at Christies

    Sale 5863

    Arms & Armour

    30 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 90

    A 120-BORE TRANTER PATENT PERCUSSION DOUBLE-ACTION REVOLVER RETAILED BY COGSWELL & HARRISON, 223-224 STRAND, LONDON

    NO.17671 T, CIRCA 1863

    Price Realised  

    A 120-BORE TRANTER PATENT PERCUSSION DOUBLE-ACTION REVOLVER RETAILED BY COGSWELL & HARRISON, 223-224 STRAND, LONDON
    NO.17671 T, CIRCA 1863
    With blued barrel signed in full by the retailer on the top-strap, stamped 'Tranter's Patent' on both the rammer lever and the engraved blued frame, blued safety and arbor-spring, chequered walnut butt, engraved mounts, and much original finish (the cylinder and ramrod head each missing)
    8 5/8in (21.9cm)


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