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Identified Blunt & Syms Pepperbox
Item #: fd104
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Exceptional medium size Blunt & Syms under hammer Pepperbox Revolver with engraved Silver grips. 31 caliber with an overall length of 7 1/2 inches. Mechanical function good with an overall dark grey patina on all metal parts with the firm name lightly stamped on frame. Silver grips neatly stamped CALVAN McCLANATHAN WARE MASSACHUSETTS 1845. My research indicates that Calvin McClanathan, according to the 1850 census, was a 40 year old machinist born in 1810. Records indicate he passed away on July 24, 1858 in Ware, Massaschusetts.
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