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    Sale 5854

    Arms & Armour

    18 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 118

    A MARIETTE PATENT FIVE-SHOT PERCUSSION PEPPERBOX REVOLVER SIGNED DEVISME À PARIS; A PERCUSSION SIX-SHOT SELF-COCKING TRANSITIONAL REVOLVER SIGNED MANTON; AND A BELGIAN PINFIRE POCKET REVOLVER

    CIRCA 1845-60

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    A MARIETTE PATENT FIVE-SHOT PERCUSSION PEPPERBOX REVOLVER SIGNED DEVISME À PARIS; A PERCUSSION SIX-SHOT SELF-COCKING TRANSITIONAL REVOLVER SIGNED MANTON; AND A BELGIAN PINFIRE POCKET REVOLVER
    CIRCA 1845-60
    The first with engraved action signed in gold and stamped 'Mariette Brevete' on the butt-frame, Liège proof; the second with signed barrel, engraved action and traces of original finish, Birmingham proof; the last of pocket configuration, Liège proof
    The first two 8¾in (22.2cm) and 12½in (31.8cm) (3)


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