Pistol / Hand GunsMuzzleloaderUsed£ 1,150
Largest selection of genuine antique weapons for sale in UK. See our website andrewbottomley.com. Ref 2004. A scarce Colt Roots pocket model .31cal side-hammer percussion revolver. Manufactured in 1855. (serial number verifies year of manufacture). The 4 inch barrel engraved on top with Address Col. Colt New-York USA. The engraved cylinder scene is still faintly visible. Overall length 8.5 inches. The Colt Model 1855 Side-hammer, also known as the Colt Roots Revolver after engineer Elisha K. Root (1808–1865), was a cap & ball single-action pocket revolver used during the American Civil War and made by the Colt's Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company. Action in working order. In fairly good condition showing some signs of use and wear. Ref 2004. This is an obsolete antique item and is sold as a collectors item only. No Licence is required in the United Kingdom. If you wish to purchase this item please visit our website andrewbottomley.com where you can pay by credit/debit card or bank transfer. Established 1968....Read full description
MakeA scarce Colt Roots pocket model .31 side-hammer percussion revolver.
ModelMade in 1855. Ref 2004
Recommended UsageCollection item