Colt 1851 Old Model Navy – LONDON ADDRESS, FACTORY FACTORY ORIGINAL, HIGH CONDITION, CASED

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Colt 1851 Old Model Navy – LONDON ADDRESS, FACTORY FACTORY ORIGINAL, HIGH CONDITION, CASED   Guns > Pistols > Colt Percussion Revolver - Pre-1899
Description: Colt 1851 Old Model Navy Revolver

LONDON ADDRESS, FACTORY ORIGINAL, HIGH CONDITION, CASED

General Specs: Colt, Year 1856, .36 Caliber, Revolver

Serial Number: 41786

****To see other gun, refer to GA #958170394

This fine Colt, sn41786 made in 1856, came to us as part of a two-gun set in a fine walnut case. The second gun is an equally fine Colt 1851 Old Model Navy with a New York address and a serial number of 41781, only 5 digits apart. The guns will be sold separately or together to facilitate a speedy sale. The case will be part of the sale of either gun or will go with the pair if sold together to the same party. This London addressed gun is in superb factory original condition with all matching parts. The 7 ½”, .36 caliber barrel retain 96% factory blue that is the rich, dark blue you hope to find on such a revolver. The bore is bright and shiny with a few scattered patches of minor pitting. The cylinder retains all the sharp, clear engraving, matching serial number, 85% factory blue, and clean London proof marks. The frame, rammer, and hammer all retain 98% vivid factory case color. The mechanics are crisp with strong springs, solid cylinder lock up, and all pins remaining as new on the cylinder. The original factory walnut grips have no cracks or repairs and most all of the original varnish remaining. This is an incredible find and a remarkable Colt 1851 with the desirable London address. The grip straps are the proper London blue with only a small amount of blue loss on the front of the grip strap and hard edges. The screws are only slightly marred and in very good condition. The condition of this gun is collector quality and rarely seen on a Colt that has had 161 birthdays. A true investment quality Colt revolver. If you are able to buy both and keep them in the more modern made French fit box you would have a most impressive pair of Colt 1851 Navy pistols, one from each of the period manufacturer’s address’ and both in superb factory original condition. Thanks for looking and don’t let this Colt get away! Better yet, buy them both! Thanks for looking.

Barrels

Barrel Length: 7 1/2"****** Bores: strong crisp rifling****** % Blue: 96% barrel, 85% cylinder, factory ****** Sights: factory******

Action

Action: tight, as new****** Case Color: 98% factory****** Engraving: cylinder scene clear and sharp****** Trigger Type: crisp****** Trigger Guard Color: 85% ******

Stock

Type: walnut grips excellent******

There are more photos upon request. We offer a 30 day mechanical warranty on this fine shotgun. Call us for full details. PLEASE SEE MY OTHER FINE VINTAGE FIREARMS. Just open one of my ads and click on the line that says “see all items from this seller” and a very nice list of fine sporting and collectible arms will appear. I have many more fine sxs shotguns not yet listed. Thanks for looking!

We employ a full time gunsmith on premises and can perform alterations to suit your needs within a few weeks of purchase.


Condition: Used, Minor Wear
Brand: Colt
UPC: 41786
Caliber: .36 Cal. Cap & Ball
Location: MI

Trades Accepted: No

LET ME SELL YOUR GUNS!!! As you can see, I do a thorough job, am nationally known, and have hundreds of existing customers looking for your gun! Federally licensed dealer of Classic American Doubles, i.e. Fox, Parker, Ithaca, L.C. Smith, Lefever. Guns must be shipped to licensed dealer. Layaways accepted. No returns on layaways. I BUY SHOTGUNS, COLLECTIONS OR ONE AT A TIME.

Shipping Notes: Payment Methods: Money Order, Certified Check, Personal Check, Wire Transfer***** Inspection Period / Return Policy: Three Days from the date the item was received.***** Sales Tax: 6% Michigan Only***** Shipping & Insurance: Ground $140.00 We ship internationally!***** Item Condition: Used***** Requires FFL?: No, ANTIQUE*****

Item #: 955446047
Seller Since: Jan. 2002
Seller Level: Local Seller Promotion
This seller is an FFL
City: grand rapids,
State: MI
Phone: 616-292-6240
Price:
$16,950.00


Shipping: $140.00 (or FREE in-store pick up!)
Accepted Payment Methods: Check Money Order
Returns: 3 Days

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