American Civil War Confederate Kerr Revolver


A rare, J.S and anchor marked American civil war, confederate, Kerr revolver



A rare American civil war, Confederate, single action Kerr revolver made by The London Armoury Company. Out of the 10,000 or so Kerr’s purchased by the Confederate army, this revolver carries mid range serial number 6713 and also the purchase/ acceptance stamp J.S and anchor. twelve and a quarter inches overall with a five inch, .54 bore barrel. These revolvers were only made between 1859 to 1866 and the company closed very soon after the end of the civil war. This percussion revolver has been used and shows ware but is still in working order.