Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK, visit our website andrewbottomley.com Ref no 9136. A scarce American WHITNEYVILLE ARMOURY .38 Rimfire 5 shot revolver. These early rimfire revolvers were produced after the end of the American Civil war, from around 1871 to 1879. The barrel engraved " WHITNEYVILLE ARMORY CT USA Pat MAY 23 1871". (The barrel engraving partly faint). Nice carved rosewood birds head shaped grips. In good condition overall with minor loss of nickel plating in area and showing hardly any sign of use. Action in good crisp working order. Overall length 7 inches. A very nice piece in this scarce calibre. Ref 9136.This is an antique weapon and is sold as a collectors item only. No Licence is required in the United Kingdom.
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