A Cased Colt 1849 Model Pocket Percussion Revolver
Lot 249
A Cased Colt 1849 Model Pocket Percussion Revolver
Sold for £1,187 (US$ 1,860) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Cased Colt 1849 Model Pocket Percussion Revolver
No. 261714 For 1864
With octagonal sighted barrel with indistinct New-York address, cylinder with roll engraved stagecoach hold-up scene, frame indistinctly stamped 'Colt's Patent' on the left side, replacement rammer, brass trigger-guard and back-strap (originally silvered), varnished figured rounded grips, and matching numbers apart from the rammer (some wear and rust patination): in fitted oak case lined in blue velvet with some accessories including Dixon & Sons flask, the body embossed with an American eagle beneath 'Colt's Patent' on both sides, the interior of the lid with reproduction Colt trade label, the exterior with shield-shaped vacant brass escutcheon, London proof marks; together with a rosewood case now lined and fitted for a percussion pistol and containing some accessories including a brass bullet mould of Colt type (2)
12.7 cm. barrel
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