A rare antique English-Indian large caliber, big game gas-sealed single action 6 shot percussion revolving rifle by Charles Nephew & Co London & Calcutta. 15mm polygroove rifled Caliber, length 115 cm. In very good condition.

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Fine Scrol engravings on frame and all steel mounts, fine chequered Walnut stock and Horn hand support. Orginal Brass tipped ramrod. Signed on octagon barrel: CHARLES NEPHEW & Co, NEW PATENT REVOLVING RIFLE, LONDON & CALCUTTA. London proofmarks

Charles Nephew was a silversmith, firearms dealer and outfitter in Calcutta 1848-1870