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Near Mint Cased Beaumont Adams 54 Bore Revolver

SKU: beamontadams54
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A Near Mint Cased Beaumont Adams 5 shot 54 bore revolver retailed by "William and John Rigby , Dublin", in original case with trade label to the lid and full compliment of accessories.
£4,950.00
£4,950.00
£4,950.00
Price:
£4,950.00

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John Rigby started a gunmaking business in Dublin in 1735. In 1801 John Rigby was working at 19 Suffolk Street, Dublin; on his death in 1819 his sons William and John Jason carried on the business at the same address. In 1831 a move was made to No 24; on the death of William Rigby in 1858, his son John continued. The firm remained at Suffolk Street until 1897, trading as John Rigby & Co.

John Rigby & Co,. opened their London shop at St Jame's Street in 1866, under the management of John Rigby; in 1887, his sons Ernest John and Theodore Rigby were running the business. John Rigby returned to the company in 1897, and the firm carried on at the same address into the 20th century.



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