Rare, cased Colt Model 3 Root 1855 percussion revolver serial number 26658.
Stock # MB06
Price: £4,675 :: €5,376 :: $6,265
Model 3 Root 1855 percussion revolver with second type barrel marking, without the pointing hand on this particular revolver, octagonal 3 1/2 inch barrel, cylinder pin latch on left side of barrel, a fluted cylinder , in 28 calibre.
Cased with a two sided eagle and shield with E. Pluribus Unum banner flask. A "Colt’s Patent"l iron bow-legged .28 calibre mould, a typical period screwdriver, and a japanned "Eley London" cap tin. All serial numbers verified matching.
Purchase includes a signed copy of "A Collector's Guide to THE COLT ROOT SIDEHAMMER Manufactured 1855 Through 1870" by Malcolm R. Burnette.
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