Allen & Wheelock 4-Shot Pocket Size Pepperbox

A RARE Small Frame Configuration, Worcester, Massachusetts, Serial no. 326

Allen & Wheelock 4-Shot Pocket Size Pepperbox

A rare Allen pepperbox in the 4-barrel configuration, the smallest he made. Once again, these occasionally show up, but in very average condition. This one is unusually nice.

Top hammer marked on left side “ALLEN’S PATENT/JAN. 13, 1857” in two lines with the serial number appearing on the left side of grip frame, inside bottom of trigger guard bow and between two barrels on fluted area.

Item Date: Manufactured 1856-1865

Estimated Year: 1860

Measurement: 2 7/8-inch .32-caliber barrel

Material: Walnut Grips

Item Condition: Unusually nice condition. Lots of blue on the barrel, else smooth gun metal gray; action is mechanically fine.

Price: $2,300

SKU 308-662

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