November 28, 2018 10:00 AM EST Cincinnati


Bacon 1st Type Navy Revolver

.38RF, 7.5" octagonal barrel, S/N 129. Blued finish, walnut grips. Barrel marked BACON MFG. CO NORWICH, CONN. Assembly numbered 26 throughout. Lightly engraved frame, typical of this model. About 400 produced ca1860s, in violation of the Rollin White bored through cylinder patent.


Good. Retains no finish with a mottled and oxidized brownish gray patina and some scattered pitting. Clear marks, mechanically functional, poor bore. Grips with some wear and handling marks.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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