Model: Short Sea Service Customs/ Revenue .550
Description: This is an excellent original Victorian, Short Sea Service Customs / Revenue percussion pistol by Enfield. It is 12” overall length with a 6 inch barrel which is .550″ smooth bore. The bore is clean with no pitting. The Walnut stock is a nice deep brown with brass furniture & is undamaged with just the bumps & bruises to be expected. It has its original captive ram rod & the barrel has crisp ordnance / proof marks. The brass butt plate is fitted with lanyard ring and the butt plate tang is engraved with armoury weapon number ’10’. The stock fitted with belt bar. The side plate is marked ‘Tower’ (Enfield) with Crown VR (Victoria Regina). The action functions perfectly. As an antique percussion pistol no licence is required to own this item.
You may have a very valuable piece worthy of our advanced auction service. To qualify, your firearm must have a value in excess of $5,000.
We will post your item on our Silent Auction page for 60 days, send out an e-blast to more than 65,000 interested gun enthusiasts enticing them to place a bid. We manage the entire process. You and I will decide on a minimum value for the item to be sold.
In this way, you are guaranteed a minimum price or it will not be sold.
The buyer may inspect the item prior to bidding by appointment.
We guarantee the functionality of all items.
Successful bidders will be charged local taxes plus a 10% buyers premium.
Costs of shipping if necessary.
We guarantee authenticity for 30 days following purchase for full refund.