Two (2) Civil War era Agent Marked Tranter items, including New Orleans Tranter Agent Marked Revolver, Vicksburg Tranter Marked Holster. 1st item: New Orleans Agent Marked Tranter Double Action Revolver, .36 caliber, serial number 11473.T. Top of barrel and breech marked "Manufactured Expressly for D. Kernaghan & Co. New Orleans W. Tranters Patent", left side of side-mounted loading lever and double trigger marked "W. Tranter Patent", right side of frame marked with serial number, cylinder marked with proper British proof marks. Checkered English walnut stocks, octagonal barrel, iron mounted with foliate engravings, side-mounted loading lever, standard front sight. Includes three ring binder containing purchasing information and research. Barrel length – 5 1/2". Overall length – 10 1/2". Serial number corresponds to approximately 1860. 2nd item: Confederate Agent Marked Louis Hoffman Vicksburg, Mississippi Leather Belt or Strap Holster for a Tranter Revolver. Brown leather, single stitched with metal clip (possibly German silver) marked "LOUIS HOFFMAN" in an arch over "VICKSBURG" in a straight line, reverse. Provenance: Estate of Jim Maconkey, Landrum, SC. CONDITION: 1st item: Double action works well. Stocks with light dings. No finish on metal. 2nd item: The holster is very well made, all stitching is strong. Some flaking to leather. Areas of green corrosion to clip.
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