December 06, 2018 03:00 PM EST Asheville, North Carolina


Adam's Patent 1851 Revolver

French for the British market, octagonal 7-1/2 in. barrel, etched decoration on lock plate, checkering on wood grip, buttcap with lidded compartment,  lock plate reads "Adams Patent 1851", "Adams Patent 6315", cylinder reads "6315", ordinance stamp "[British Crown] AF [Auguste Francotte", top of barrel reads, "Manufd by A. Francotte Licensed by Deane, Adams and Deane, London

Provenance:From the Estate of Judge David Creekmore, Knoxville, Tennessee


pitting, patina, scratching to metal surfaces throughout, marring to wood grip with tape residue near butt, cyliner, hammer and trigger work appropriately

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
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