Metropolitan Arms Company Revolver

.36 caliber, 7.5" octagonal barrel length, S/N 4839. Top of the barrel marked "Metropolitan Arms Co. New York." Cylinder scene is very faint. Blue and case color finish with brass triggerguard and back strap. Smooth walnut grips.  


This Manhattan Arms revolver displays some of finish blending to an overall plum patina on the barrel. The frame and cylinder have some light surface oxidation blending to a darker patina. The brass triggerguard and back strap have a pleasing mustard patina.  Very little varnish on the grips with a crack on the right side and handling wear. The bore has strong rifling with some surface oxidation in the grooves. Mechanically functional. 

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
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