Standard configuration early production Webley Fosbery, SN 354, with 6” barrel whose rib is marked “Westley Richards & Co. London”. Usual cylinder with zigzag recess and rear cutouts holding six cartridges whereby each chamber has been proofed. The left side of the top strap marked “WEBLEY FOSBERY AUTOMATIC” with the left frame having the winged W&S logo followed by the caliber “.455 CORDITE ONLY”. Serial number on the right side of the frame. Checkered walnut grips secured with a single transverse screw the left grip inleaded for the brass plaque with “SAFE” designation. Rotatable lanyard ring at base of frame.
Massive and impressive Webley Fosbery M1901, retailed by Westley Richards & Co., with 6” barrel, fixed sights, large cylinder and frame, checkered walnut grips.
VG original condition with fading and holster wear as carefully pictured. Original grips in same overall condition. Mirror bright bore. Perfect manual mechanics. An extremely early and all correct Webley Fosbery with a mirror bore whose iconic appearance should appeal to every collector. A HISTORIC INVESTMENT!