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OUTSTANDING CASED COLT M1862 POLICE REVOLVER

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OUTSTANDING CASED COLT M1862 POLICE REVOLVER

PRICE   $  12,500.00

DESCRIPTION

This is an outstanding example of a cased Colt Model 1862 Police revolver with 6.5-inch barrel. All matched serial number 14450, manufactured late 1862. 36 caliber, 5-shot rebated and fluted cylinder with blued barrel and casehardened frame, loading lever and hammer. Silvered brass backstrap and trigger guard.  Barrel marked "ADDRESS COL SAML COLT NEW-YORK US AMERICA".  Left side of frame stamped "COLTS / PATENT".  Left side of trigger guard stamped "36 CAL".  Stamped within one cylinder flute "PAT SEPT. 10th 1850".

Complete with the 6-compartment Colt factory case with tan velvet liner.  Included are a Colt Patent flask with eagle motif and iron Colt's patent .36 cal bullet mold.

 

 

CONDITION

    Very fine overall condition. All matched numbers.  60% bright blue finish remains on barrel with areas of loss or thinning. Cylinder has 90% bright blue remaining with light rotation marks and minor spotting.  Loading lever has much bright case color remaining. Frame shows much of the bright case color.  Trigger guard and backstrap with 95% bright silver remaining.  Trigger shows 90% blue. All screws show bright blue. Walnut grips show only lightest wear to varnish.

 

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