• Arms & Armour auction at Christies

    Sale 5863

    Arms & Armour

    30 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 88

    A .36 CALIBRE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR BIRMINGHAM EXPORT SIX-SHOT PINFIRE DOUBLE-ACTION REVOLVER, CONFEDERATE STATES MARKED

    CIRCA 1862-65

    Price Realised  

    A .36 CALIBRE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR BIRMINGHAM EXPORT SIX-SHOT PINFIRE DOUBLE-ACTION REVOLVER, CONFEDERATE STATES MARKED
    CIRCA 1862-65
    With blued barrel stamped 'CSA' in 'Old English' letters above the clearing rod, scroll-engraved blued frame, blued cylinder, chequered walnut grips, lanyard-ring, and some original finish, the balance very lightly patinated, Birmingham proof marks
    10½in (26.7cm)


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