A Colt .56 1855 Model Five-Shot Percussion Revolving Carbine
Lot 330
A Colt .56 1855 Model Five-Shot Percussion Revolving Carbine
Sold for £2,375 (US$ 3,989) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Colt .56 1855 Model Five-Shot Percussion Revolving Carbine
No. 11521, Circa 1856-64
With sighted rifled barrel, part octagonal breech with folding leaf back-sight, fluted cylinder, frame with side-hammer (action defective) and stamped 'Cl. Colt Hartford, Ct. U.S.A.' in the sighting groove, rammer (barrel catch missing), brass trigger-guard, curved steel butt-plate, figured butt, and saddle-ring (some pitting overall), London proof marks
53.3 cm. barrel
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