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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 172

    A .44 CALIBRE REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER; AND A .44 CALIBRE COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER

    NO.57578, CIRCA 1870; AND NO.137132 FOR 1863

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A .44 CALIBRE REMINGTON NEW MODEL ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER; AND A .44 CALIBRE COLT MODEL 1860 ARMY REVOLVER
    NO.57578, CIRCA 1870; AND NO.137132 FOR 1863
    The first of standard manufacturing specifications (patinated throughout, the frame pitted ahead of the cylinder); the second with New York City address, the barrel, cylinder, and grip-strap all blued, the frame, loading-lever and hammer case-hardened (refinished throughout, some details rubbed)
    14in (35.6cm) and 13¾in (35cm) (2)


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