Colt 1851 Navy Built 1852

Item #C2016

Colt 1851 Navy Built 1852

  • Price: $4,995.00 CAD
  • Maker: Colt
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  • Description:

    SN 10960 is an original Colt 1851 Navy built in 1852.  This example is an early third model with small matching numbers similar to the London navies.  This colt falls into the early range 9200 to 12000 serials.  The 7 1.2" barrel shows a clear New York address and the early V loading notch in the barrel lug.  This early Navy shows the small rounded triggerguard with trace of the original silver.  The bore rates as bright excellent .  The frame shows the small Colt patent.  The finish  shows obvious usage marks and dulled blue.  The largest marks are on the right side of the barrel lug.  The cylinder scene shows the sailing vessels and clear numbers.  The action remains very crisp and positive with no slackness in the action.  All matching numbers.  The original grips show most of the original piano finish . Despite the usage marks this Colt Navy remains in above average condition compared to most that appear on the Canadian market.  For sale in Canada only - not for export.