Horst Held = Antique Handguns
Butterfield, Jesse B. Philadelphia,
Střckel: received 2 January 1855 patent 12124, produced 1861 - 1862 percussion revolver with self-loading ignition caps
Army Revolver # 138, caliber .41 percussion, 7"
octagonal barrel with front sight and maker's inscription, more than 80% bright blue on barrel
and cylinder, brass frame. The disk primer complete and functioning, mostly are broken.
Flawless grips, scarce because the toe is often missing. Flayderman's
# 7A-017. Of the few Butterfield's remaining the best!
Excellent condition sold