Two (2) Civil War and Pre Civil War era Colt Firearms. 1st item: Civil War era Colt Army Model 1860 Revolver, .44 caliber, serial number 112173, all visible serial numbers matching. Barrel marked "Address Col. Saml Colt New-York U.S. America", left side of frame marked "Colts Patent". Walnut stocks, round barrel, brass trigger guard and back strap, iron mounted, checkered hammer, standard front sight, loading lever. Barrel length – 8". Overall length – 13 1/2". Serial number corresponds to year 1863. 2nd item: Pre Civil War era Colt Model 1849 Pocket Percussion Revolver, .31 caliber, serial number 171303, all visible serial numbers matching. Top of barrel marked "Address Col. Sam Colt New-York U.S. America", cylinder marked "Colt's Patent No. 171303". Walnut stocks, octagonal barrel, brass trigger guard and back strap, iron mounted with engraved stage coach hold up scene on cylinder, checkered hammer, standard sights, loading lever. Barrel length – 4". Overall length – 9". Serial number corresponds to year 1860. CONDITION: 1st item: Entire revolver pitted and in generally poor condition, action functional but loose, rifling worn smooth, barrel pitted observable serial numbers match. Naval scene engraving on cylinder is not visible. 2nd item: Nipples have oxidation present, action will not cycle the cylinder but will lock back, barrel has some pitting, bore is dirty and rifling is present but worn, 45 percent varnish on grips. Engraved stage coach robbery scene on cylinder is faint.
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