Title: Allen & Wheelock Pepperbox, Fluted Barrels, Nipple Shield, Engraved
Date/Period: 1845 patent Type
Measurement: Overall length: 7.5"; barrel length: 3.25"
Material: Walnut Grip
Condition: Very good, mechanically fine; above the trigger is a very small casting flaw
in the frame, a short and narrow aperture that does not distract…displays well.
Additional Information: .32 caliber, hand engraved frame and nipple shield…early
type; bag shape grip. Fluted six barrel cluster. Patent date on bar hammer: ALLEN’S
PATENT / 1845; Barrel marked: ALLEN & WHEELOCK / WORCESTER / PATENTED
APRIL 16. Approximately 50% (or more) dark blue else faded to dark smoky gray,