Joseph Bentley, Birmingham
Střckel: 1829 - 1864, since 1841 pepperboxes, between 1844 - 1857 several patent for revolvers and improvements,
cased open-top BENTLEY revolver, marked on right side of frame
LONDON PATENT No. 36331
no other markings, cal. .44 percussion, octagonal 5" barrel with fixed sight, single- and double action, at least 50% bright blue remaining with few spots peeling and the butt straps minor pitting, crisp checkered grip, fine condition.
The revolver is in a green baize case with unmarked bullet mold, adjustable powder flask, nipple and screw driver, oil can, 3 tins, ramrod. The case is in fine condition.
Fine set $3,500.