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Colt Model 1860 Army Percussion Revolver

.44 caliber, 8 in. barrel, S/N 126435. Matching numbers throughout. Top of barrel marked - Address Col SamL Colt New-York US America -. Three screw frame cut for shoulder stock. The left side of the casehardened frame is marked Colt's Patent. The six shot rebated round cylinder features the typical roll engraved naval scene, with patent dates and last four digits of the serial number. Brass trigger guard, with blued backstrap. The grips bear an inspector's cartouche on either side. All metal parts stamped with various initials. 

Provenance:Property of N. Flayderman & Co.

Condition:

The barrel retains most of the original blue finish, with some light wear near the muzzle and around the wedge, with a scratch at the top near the breech. The frame and lever retain most of the original case colors. Grips are excellent with untouched open grain. Mint cartouches. Excellent bore with a nice action. This is an outstanding Martial 1860 Army Colt Revolver.

Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$13,200
02/21/2017

 

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