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    Lot of 2 Colt Reissue Percussion Revolvers.
    Comprising: 1) Colt Reissue Model 1851 Navy Revolver. Serial no. 28722, .36 percussion caliber, 7 1/2-inch octagonal barrel with brass bead front sight. Top barrel flat with: - ADDRESS SAML COLT NEW-YORK CITY-. Beautifully blued and case-hardened finish as is typical with the Reissue Colts' revolvers. Cylinder with roll-engraved naval engagement scene. Brass guard and silver-plated frontstrap. Varnished walnut grips. 2) Colt Reissue Model 1861 Navy Revolver. Serial no. 42782, .36 percussion caliber, 7 1/2-inch round barrel with German silver blade front sight. Top of barrel with: -ADDRESS COL. SAML COLT NEW-YORK U.S.AMERICA-. Beautifully blued and case-hardened finish as is typical with the Reissue Colts' revolvers. Cylinder with roll-engraved naval engagement scene. Brass guard and silver-plated frontstrap. Varnished walnut grips.
    The William Alberta Collection.

    Condition: Both excellent. Light handling wear and appear unfired. A classic pair.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    13th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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