Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 313: Factory Engraved Merwin, Hulbert & Co. Medium Frame Revolver

Auction Date: December 3, 2021

Exceptional Factory Panel Scene Engraved Merwin, Hulbert & Co. Medium Frame Spur Trigger Revolver

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000

Exceptional Factory Panel Scene Engraved Merwin, Hulbert & Co. Medium Frame Spur Trigger Revolver

Manufacturer: Merwin Hulbert & Co
Model: Single Action
Type: Revolver
Gauge: 38 CF
Barrel: 5 1/2 inch solid rib
Finish: nickel
Grip: hard rubber
Stock:
Item Views: 376
Item Interest: Average
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 166
Class: Antique
Description:

Manufactured from the late 1870s to 1880s. This example features a rare and extensive factory floral and scroll engraving along with a landscape panel scene on the left side plate. The serial number is on the butt, and the assembly number "9115" is on the grip frame, cylinder and barrel. It has the two-line H&A address/patent dates marking on the rib, loading gate, two-line MH&Co. address on the left side of the frame, "38 CAL" on the right side of the frame, lanyard ring on the butt, and dog head embossed grips.

Rating Definition:

Excellent, retaining 95% original nickel finish with flaking on the balance. The engraving is crisp. The grips are excellent with crisp checkering overall. Mechanically excellent.



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