DescriptionAllen & Thurber Pepperbox.
Serial no. 486 (under grips), .32 caliber, 3 1/2-inch barrel cluster in 6-shot configuration. Barrel flute marked: ALLEN & THURBER WORCESTER. Hand-engraved nipple shield and frame. Bar hammer with: ALLEN'S PATENT 1845. Antique ivory grips. Property from the Estate of John R. Eckel, Sr.
Condition: Very good to fine. Steel a nice, smooth gray patina with scattered patches of fine pitting and staining. Grips fine with normal age shrinkage. Action functions.
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