Tranter # 7939, cased
Tranter model 1868
Clark, Memphis, Civil War Tranter
the famous double-trigger model: pressure the rear trigger raised the hammer, whilst pulling the front-trigger discharges the piece. Serial # 4108T, cal. .40 percussion,
V. & R. BLAKEMORE
Tranter third model, serial # 16023T,
caliber 54 bore, retailer V. & R. Blakemore on bridge (StÝckel circa
1867 in London)
6" octagonal barrel with fixed sight and left-side TRANTER Patent rammer, nicely engraved with circa 50% bright blue finish remaining, crisp checkered grip. Revolver in fine condition and good working order.
In a green baize wooden show case with bullet mold, marked Tranter's Patent and 54 (bore), not marked powder flask, screwdriver, oil can, ramrod, 3 tin cans, key.
The case shows acceptable wear, over all fine condition. $3,850.