58.Engraved Meyers Marked Pinfire Pepperbox (NO SERIAL NUMBER)7mm rimfire caliber with a 1 3/4″ fluted barrel, blue finish and walnut grips. The back of the right recoil shield is marked “MEYERS” with single British proofs marked in the barrel cluster flutes, Is has a loading gate and is without sights. The sides of the frame feature very nice English scroll engraving.
CONDITION: NRA VERY GOOD. The barrel cluster retains 95% bright original high polish blue finish thinning to a brown with some minor pitting and spotting. The frame retains 60% blue finish with the balance a smooth brown-gray patina. The folding trigger has a smooth gray patina with some minor pitting. The grips are fine with a small missing chip (right panel) and some minor dings in the overall crisp checkering. This grand 150 year old pepperbox has seen some wonderful history and is mechanically fine…$1,587.00.