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    Sale 5426

    Antique Arms & Armour

    21 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 82

    A CASED 54-BORE KERR PATENT PERCUSSION FIVE-SHOT DOUBLE-ACTION REVOLVER RETAILED BY THE LONDON ARMOURY COMPANY

    NO. 10,849, CIRCA 1860

    Price Realised  

    A CASED 54-BORE KERR PATENT PERCUSSION FIVE-SHOT DOUBLE-ACTION REVOLVER RETAILED BY THE LONDON ARMOURY COMPANY
    No. 10,849, CIRCA 1860
    With octagonal sighted barrel stamped in miniscules L.A.C, case-hardened rammer, the frame stamped 'London Armoury' on the left and 'Kerr's Patent' on the right (cocking and indexing mechanism worn), back-action lock engraved 'London Armoury', and chequered walnut butt, London proof marks (lightly refinished throughout): in original lined and fitted case with some accessories.
    11in (28cm)


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