11-02-201311-02-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
November 2, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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Allen and Thurber Six-shot Pepperbox Pistol

$510$425
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2684MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: November 02, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Allen and Thurber Six-shot Pepperbox Pistol, c. 1845, walnut grips with engraved steel frame and fittings, marked on fluted cylinder ALLEN & THURBER WORCESTER, and on hammer ALLEN'S PATENT 1845, lg. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Some light pitting on barrel and frame, grip has a repair on the left bottom.


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Keywords

Allen Six-shot Pepperbox, Thurber Six, engraved steel frame