December 14-17, 2021 Collectible Firearms & Militaria
Category:
Search By:
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 12/14/2021
1868 vintage .36 caliber Colt 1851 Navy percussion revolver. Standard high polish blued 7-1/2" octagon barrel with 1-line New York address, replacement pin front sight, and hammer notch rear. 6-shot percussion cylinder roll marked with Ormsby naval engagement scene. Case hardened frame stamped on left "COLT'S/PATENT". Brass grip straps with large style round trigger guard. Grips are 1-piece smooth walnut. CONDITION: Fine. Majority of factory applied blued finish is retained on barrel with areas thinning to gray patina and scattered marks from use. Cylinder retains traces of factory blue with strong cylinder scene obscured at spots with light abrasions. Frame and loading lever exhibit strong case colors. Portions of case colors visible on hammer with balance a silvery patina. Mellow patina shown on grips straps with a few dark spots. Grips have losses to varnish, light abrasions, and minor impressions. Good bore, having well defined rifling and evidence of light oxidation. Crisp mechanics with tight lock up. Full or partial matching numbers observed on frame, barrel assembly, wedge, cylinder, cylinder arbor, trigger guard and back strap. Loading lever unmarked and a probable replacement. BAS
Name
Value
Accessories
Barrel Length
7 - 1/2"
Caliber/Bore
.36 Precussion
FFL Status
Antique
Manufacturer
Colt
Model
1851 Navy
Paperwork
Serial Number
205013
(A) FINE COLT 1851 NAVY .36 PERCUSSION REVOLVER.
Bidding
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $1,500.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $2,640.00
Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Number Bids: 6
Auction closed on Friday, December 17, 2021.
Email A Friend
Ask a Question
Have One To Sell

Auction Notepad

 

You may add/edit a note for this item or view the notepad:  

Submit    Delete     View all notepad items