What You Need to Know: West Mercia Q&A on Firearms Licensing
News Dealer & Industry News
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 1905. A very rare twelve shot double action 11 mm antique pin-fire revolver. Circa 1865. Swing-open loading gate. 11mm calibre. The 6 inch round barrel with a drop-down ejector rod mounted to the side. Plain two piece bag shaped wooden grips and iron lanyard ring to the butt. A crown over V proof mark on top of the barrel. Action in good working order. In reasonably good condition showing little signs of wear. This multi-shot revolver would have been a fantastic travelling companion in mid to late-19th Century. There were not many weapons which could match the firepower of a 12-shot pin-fire revolver. This type of revolver are known to have been purchased in Europe by the Confederacy for use during the U S Civil War circa 1861-65. These are rare and extremely difficult revolvers to find. Ref 1905. This is an obsolete antique item 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 no extra charge. Established 1968.