~ Model 1860 .44 Cal Colt Army Percussion Revolver ~
The six shot revolver has matching serial numbers of 171867 to all parts.
The serial number is stamped on the barrel, cylinder, trigger and grip frames as well as the cylinder itself.
The top of the sighted barrel is stamped "Address Col Saml Colt New - York U.S. America.".
The frame, on the left hand side, beneath the cylinder is stamped 'COLT PATENT'., the top of the pistol guard is stamped ’44 cal’.
The stepped cylinder has traces of its scene and is stamped with the serial number '1867’.
~ Dimensions ~
The barrel has a length of 8 inches (20.3 cm), the revolver has a overall length of 14 inches (35.5 cm). It weighs 1.2 Kg.
~ Condition ~
The revolver has very minor pitting concentrated around the percussion cap area. The barrel has a small patch of surface rust on the lower side, under the ramrod.
The top flat engravings are worn. The grips are complete and in good order as are the nipples.
It cocks, releases and indexes smoothly.
~ Postage ~
UK postage for the pistol is £22, or it can be picked up from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.