Factory Engraved Colt Single Action Army Revolver with Col...
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DescriptionFactory Engraved Colt Single Action Army Revolver with Colt Letter.
Serial no. 55723 [frame, triggerguard and butt] and 5723 [cylinder], .45 caliber, 5 1/4-inch barrel with fixed front sight (dated 1877) and frame notch rear sight. Nickel-plated finish. Top of barrel marked: COLT'S PT. F.A. MFG. CO. HARTFORD CT. U.S.A. Elaborately factory scroll engraved throughout, Helfricht style. Three-line, three-date patent to left side of frame. Triggerbow stamped: .45 CAL. Mother-of-pearl grip panels. Sold along with copy of Colt factory letter confirming specifics and dated October 24, 1995. Manufactured in 1880.
Condition: Fine. Retaining approximately 75-80% finish with scattered signs of handling wear and fine patches of pitting. Faint tracking line to cylinder. Noticeable crack to left grip panel. Action good. Moderately pitted bore.
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