Premier Firearms Auction
May 12, 13, 14, & 15, 2023
Cased Engraved Colt 1860 Army Revolver.
Bbl. 8” round w/ German silver blade front sight.
Gold finished six shot round rebated cyl. Iron backstrap w/ silver finished brass trigger guard. Bbl., cyl., frame, grip straps & loading lever have 75% coverage of New York style vine type foliate scroll w/ punch dot backgrounds. Bbl., frame, grip straps, cyl. & wedge have matching numbers. Frame & backstrap have provisions for shoulder stock attachment. 1 piece grip of checkered Ivory. Right panel has exquisite deep relief carving of a bald eagle & nest of 3 fledglings. Mfg. 1862, during the American Civil War.
UNATTACHED ACCESSORIES: period style wood casing w/ marbled walnut lid having circular medallion. Fitted burgundy interior. Case contains powder flask, 2 cavity mold, nipple wrench, German silver oil bottle, wood cleaning rod w/ ebony ball handle, cap tin & round balls. Also contains a wrapped package of six combustible envelope cartridges, cal. 44-100.