Colt Single Action Artillery Revolver

.45 caliber, 5.5" round barrel, S/N 54255. Frame number is 54255 with DFC inspector's initials. Barrel number is 5778 with DFC initials. Serial number on the cylinder was polished away when the revolver was arsenal refinished. Triggerguard number is 133296 "K", backstrap is 95796 G. Blue finish with case colored frame. One piece walnut grip with RAC cartouche and date 1903; also initials on the bottom of the grips RAC. Single-line barrel address, with three-line patent markings and U.S. Comes with a letter of study from John Kopec.


Barrel and cylinder retain most of the bright original blue finish. Some wear around the crown. Holster wear to the ejector housing. A line through the cylinder stops. Frame has most of the case colors just lightly fading. Backstrap and triggerguard retain most of the original blue finish with some light wear. Grip cartouche is visible and readable. Overall excellent revolver.

Estimate: $5,000 - $8,000
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