DescriptionU.S. Model 1842 Percussion Pistol by Johnson.
.54 caliber, 8 1/2-inch round barrel with dovetailed steel blade front sight. Top of breech marked: US / S.K. / F. Left barrel flat with: STEEL. Brass mountings. Steel swivel ramrod with button head. Other end has threaded fitting. Lock is marked: US / I. N. JOHNSON. Behind the hammer with: MIDDTN / CONN / 1853. Fine walnut stock with cartouches on left side. Blued trigger.
The William Alberta Collection.
Condition: Very good. Steel with a mostly smooth, mottled blue-gray patina with scattered patches of fine pitting. Brass has a mellow age patina showing light wear. Stock is fine with some staining and minor dents. Cartouches are extremely faint. Action good.
Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Miscellaneous Collectibles, Large (view shipping information)
Sales Tax information | Terms and Conditions
Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments
Glossary of Terms
25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.
Opens about 01/02/2018
- Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
- Bid online
- Free Collector newsletter
- Want List with instant e-mail notifications
- Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
- Cash Advances
- More Bidders
- Trusted Experts
- Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
Learn about consigning with us
This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.View More Testimonials
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)