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SC16: Sporting and Collectors

A Deane, Adams & Deane 38 Bore Self Cocking Percussion Revolver

Auction Lot SC16/86

A Deane, Adams & Deane 38 bore self cocking percussion revolver, the 19cm octagonal steel barrel engraved 'Deane, Adams & Deane 30 King Williams Street London Bridge' on the top flat, also 'Adams patent No 8501R', chequered walnut grip in original mahogany case with retailers label to interior, fitted with accessories including a Sykes coper powder flask, wadding bag, mould, rammer, and nipple key.

A Deane, Adams & Deane 38 Bore Self Cocking Percussion Revolver (SC16/86) offered in our Sporting and Collectors Sale starting on 20th March 2013 at our salerooms in Honiton, Devon.

Lot Description

A Deane, Adams & Deane 38 bore self cocking percussion revolver, the 19cm octagonal steel barrel engraved 'Deane, Adams & Deane 30 King Williams Street London Bridge' on the top flat, also 'Adams patent No 8501R', chequered walnut grip in original mahogany case with retailers label to interior, fitted with accessories including a Sykes coper powder flask, wadding bag, mould, rammer, and nipple key.

Notes

Designed by Robert Adams and patented on 22nd August 1851 the new self cocking (double action) revolver was an improvement upon the single action Colt revolvers of the period.

Price Realised

£2,300

Department

Maritime and Sporting

Fine Art Category

Antique Guns

Sale Information

SC16: Sporting and Collectors
Wednesday, 20th March 2013
Dowell Street, Honiton

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