Pistol / Hand GunsMuzzleloaderUsed£ 1,650
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 9648. A very scarce American civil war era .36 calibre 6 shot Percussion revolver made by E. Whitney circa 1855-1860 with a 7.5 inch barrel. The barrel marked "E. WHITNEY. N. HAVEN". Two piece walnut grips and brass trigger guard. Good overall condition, no original finish remaining but with very little signs of use. The Whitney revolver was an early competitor of Sam Colt with around 50% of the total revolver production being purchased by the U.S, Government. Eli Whitney was truly a major arms manufacturer during the early years of firearms production in the United States of America. Overall length is approx 13 inches. Action works perfectly and is very crisp. This is an authentic American Civil War era percussion revolver. Excellent condition.
Ref 9648. This is an antique weapon and is sold as a collectors item only. No Licence is required in the United Kingdom. If you wish to purchase this item please visit our website andrewbottomley.com where you can pay by credit/debit card or bank transfer at not extra charge. Established 1968....Read full description
MakeA very scarce American civil war era .36 calibre 6 shot Percussion revolver
Modelmade by E. Whitney, New Haven. Ref 9648
Recommended UsageCollection item