Premier Firearms Auction
May 12, 13, 14, & 15, 2023
Cased Factory Engraved Colt 1849 Pocket Model Revolver
Bbl. 4” octagon w/ engraved Saml Colt marking. Semicircular German silver blade front sight.
Round five shot cyl. w/ stagecoach scene roll engraving. Frame, bbl. & grip straps have early factory Germanic vine type scroll engraving w/ punch dot backgrounds as produced in the shop of Gustave Young. Hammer has trademark wolf’s head engraving. Silver finished backstrap & small round trigger guard.
1 Piece walnut grip. Bbl., frame, grip straps, cyl. & wedge have matching numbers. Loading lever has “3744” over added number “86”. Mfg. 1853.
UNATTACHED ACCESSORIES: brass covered Colt casing w/ green baize fitted interior showing moderate wear. Case contains pocket sized eagle flask, 2 cavity mold, cap tin, round balls & bullets.