C.H. Beech. Three-barrel percussion revolving rifle by C.H. Beach, Marshall, MI; ca. 1850; 44 cal. Each of the three rifle barrels is well marked, and signed. Serial #157. The rifle is approximately 45 1/2" overall, with 30" barrel group. In original condition, mounted with a circular patch box, containing original balls and patches. Rifle has an adjustable set trigger and iron sites on each of the three rifles; formerly in the well recognized Earnie Bates collection.
PERIOD: Mid 19th Century
ORIGIN: Michigan, United States
SIZE: 45 1/2" 30" barrel