Allen & Thurber Pepperbox Pistol

Currency:USD Category:Firearms & Military / Hand Guns - Pistols Start Price:900.00 USD Estimated At:1,800.00 - 2,400.00 USD
Allen & Thurber Pepperbox Pistol
Auction Location:

16600 Aston Street
Irvine, CA
Allen & Thurber Pepperbox Pistol, #41, .31 cal., 3-1/8'' barrel group, originally blue and case hardened finish with light foliate engraving, bag-shaped walnut grips. This particular standard-size version features smooth contoured barrels and nipple shield to upper right side of frame. Barrels are marked ''Allen Thurber & Co. Worcester/Patented 1845''. Condition is about fine with little original finish remaining, mostly to barhammer and trigger. Bag-shaped grips with minor losses of varnish and oil darkening. Good functioning action, with crisp engraving; bores are very good. Est.: $1,800-$2,400. (Antique)