A scarce Russian Colt brevette percussion revolver by Ivan Norman, Tula Arsenal
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A scarce Russian Colt brevette percussion revolver by Ivan Norman, Tula Arsenal
Sold for US$ 16,380 inc. premium
Lot Details
A scarce Russian Colt brevette percussion revolver by Ivan Norman, Tula Arsenal
Serial no. 4173, .36 caliber. 7 1/2 inch octagonal barrel, the top flat marked in Cyrillic Tula Factory Norman. Six-shot cylinder. Right side of frame with maker's monogram IN. Brass triggerguard/gripstrap. Oil-finished walnut grips. Butt fitted with brass lanyard ring.
Condition: Very good. Grey metal showing areas of light pitting. Cylinder hand worn. Some screwheads marred and some screws replaced. Grip with minor blemishes.
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Footnotes

  • Note: Another example by Ivan Norman, serial no. 43, was sold in these rooms, Lot 2662, in the Rolf Muller Collection of European Military Revolvers, Dec. 6, 1994.
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