Pistol / Hand GunsMuzzleloaderUsed£ 3,000
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 6899. C. R. Alsop - An extremely rare American Civil War Percussion 6 shot Revolver. This revolver still has around 75-80% blued finish on the frame & barrel, and around 90% original finish on the cylinder. The grips with an old crack to one side, but still retaining most of their original varnish. Action is just like new. Very crisp. The barrel is marked on top C.R. Alsop Middletown, Conn. Patented July 17th August 7th, 1860. May 14th 1861. The cylinder is marked C. R. Alsop Patented November 26th 1861. This revolver is the very rare .31 calibre pocket model with 4 inch barrel. According to Flayderman's Guide there were only 300 made of this particular model. He does not show an illustration it is so rare! This is without a doubt one of the best that we have seen in the last 50 years! Ref 6899. 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. Established 1968....Read full description
MakeRef 6899. C.R. Alsop Pocket Model .31 cal - A very rare American Civil War
ModelPercussion Revolver. 75/80% blued finish.
Recommended UsageCollection item