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    Colt Model 1861 Navy Percussion Revolver.
    Serial no. 16040 [barrel, frame, triggerguard, butt and cylinder], .36 caliber, 7 1/2-inch barrel. Blued finish with one-piece walnut grips. Single line NY address. Marked 6040 on wedge. Manufactured in 1863. According to Flayderman's, approximately 38,843 were produced between 1861 & 1873. See Flayderman's 5B-100 and 101. This gun is pictured in the book Texas Iron, Guns of the Texas Rangers, by Moser.
    Robert D. Moser Collection.

    Condition: Good. Traces of added bluing to barrel. Overall gun has a dark brown/gray patina with scattered patches of pitting and evidence of cleaning. Various marks to cylinder and gripstrap area. Marred screws. Grip with numerous dings, scuffs and bruises. Action needs adjustment. Bore ok.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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