Colt Model 1860 Army

.44 caliber. 8" barrel length. SN: 19154 (mfg ca1861). Blued and color casehardened finish, brass backstrap, one-piece walnut grip. Four-screw frame, cut for shoulder stock. Barrel marking almost completely illegible, cylinder scene illegible, standard two-line “COLT'S / PATENT” frame mark. Matching numbers on butt, barrel, triggerguard, cylinder arbor and frame with frame number either re-stamped or freshened. Replacement wedge not numbered, cylinder pitted with no visible number. Several screws replaced, gun heavily worn, cleaned and refinished. 


Fair as refinished, retaining some added blue. Some markings legible, others worn. Metal with scattered pitting, cylinder heavily pitted. Revolver functional, but action is soft and loose. Grips worn, with cracks, chips and loss, sanded and with added oil finish.

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
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