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Model 1860 Colt Army Revolver

Auction:
3165M
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
Sale #3165M - 3165M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Model 1860 Colt Army Revolver, c. 1863, serial number 126922, .44 caliber, walnut grip, marked on the left side of the frame "COLTS/PATENT," the top of the barrel marked "ADDRESS SAML COLT NEW-YORK CITY," barrel lg. 8, overall lg. 13 in.

Provenance: The collection of David F. Post.
Estimate $700-900

Grip has some dings and nicks, gun is a light plum color, and the cylinder doesn't turn when cocked.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

YORK CITY, 19th century in the United States, Colt Army Model, Colt Single Action Army, Colt's Manufacturing Company, Mechanical engineering, Military technology, Revolver, Single-action revolvers