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WHITNEY POCKET MODEL REVOLVER

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WHITNEY POCKET MODEL REVOLVER

PRICE   $  2,250.00

DESCRIPTION

A  Pocket model revolver.  31 caliber, 5-shot cylinder with roll engraved scene. 6-inch octagon barrel. Serial number 25893, manufactured during the early 1860's. This configuration is considered the Second Model, third type with improvements over previous models including wedge type loading lever latch and cylinder pin secured by a wingnut. Blued finish with case hardened loading lever and hammer. Walnut grips. Barrel marking "E. WHITNEY/N. HAVEN".

A popular and well made revolver of the Civil War era.

 

CONDITION

   A very good to fine condition revolver. The barrel retains approx. 90% blue on barrel with crisp markings. Frame retains about 10% blue. Loading lever and hammer show areas of bright case color. Cylinder scene is only lightly worn and is mostly visible which is notable for these revolvers as the scene was very lightly rolled. Walnut grips have much of the original varnish with areas of wear and minor loss.

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