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Martially Marked Colt 3rd Model Dragoon

Auction:
3165M
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
Sale #3165M - 3165M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Martially Marked Colt 3rd Model Dragoon, c. 1853, serial number 12004, .44 caliber, walnut grip, marked on the left side of the frame "COLTS/PATENT.U.S.," the top of the barrel marked "ADDRESS SAML COLT NEW-YORK CITY, barrel lg. 7 1/2, overall lg. 13 3/4 in.

Provenance: The collection of David F. Post.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

No finish remains but in very good condition with a strong cylinder scene. The grip has a small repair on the bottom front. The gun functions properly.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

YORK CITY, United States, Mechanical engineering, Police weapons, Single-action revolvers