Lot 1055 Detail
Scarce Dumonthier of Paris Pinfire Double Action Bowie Knife-Revolver, with 9-inch
Clipped Point Blade and Steel-Mounted Holster-Scabbard
Serial no. 2991, 11mm pinfire, 6 shots, double and single action mechanism; 4 7/8-inch
partially octagonal barrel integral with 9-inch clipped point Bowie style blade; left side
of barrel/blade at breech stamped DUMONTHIER/B.S.C.D.C.; opposite side stamped 2991; lion
head motif and F within square stamped on cylinder periphery. Bag-shaped horn grip; steel
finial at butt with steel lanyard ring. Leather scabbard with steel mounts, including ball
finial to tip; appears to be basic cleaning rod secured within tube on obverse surface of
throat; frog at reverse.
Condition: Fine. Gray patina overall; light pitting; minor wormholes
in grip. Matching scabbard, light wear and minor pitting.
Estimate: $8000 - $12000
Reloading kit for pinfire cartridges
(7mm & 9mm)
How does it work?
Revolver Mod. 1873-74
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11 mm 1873 French revolver reloading
KITS PRICE LIST
11mm full kit
Content : 11 mm tools + 12
reloadable cases + 1 powder measuring cup + 25 lead bullets