Percussion pepperbox revolver, cal. .348 in., six barrelled, 14.90 cm long.

Made by Sprague & Marston, New York, 1849.

Physical Description

Steel triggerguard, trigger and bar-hammer, plain wooden grips secured by a single screw, heavily marked, rounded butt, steel frame, engraved on both sides and down backstrap with loose foliate scrolls and on latter with running border, has a shield to protect the nipples, nipple shield open at top of shield for capping and engraved with repeating loose foliate scrolls. Engraving to nipple shield shows moderate war and frame has overall score marks, triggerguard loose.

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