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COLT , LONDON 1851 NAVY , 36 CAL

Currency:CAD Category:Firearms & Military Start Price:10.00 CAD Estimated At:0.00 - 0.00 CAD
COLT , LONDON 1851 NAVY , 36 CAL
"A FEATURED LOT" RARE 1851 NAVY LONDON COLT, WITH PROVENANCE TO A.E. RYKERT ESQ. H.M. 100TH REG., ST. CATHERINES ONTARIO CANADA. THIS COLT WAS PRODUCED IN 1853/4 AND SOLD BY THE LONDON COLT STORE TO HIS WIFE WHO PRESENTED IT TO HIM AS A CHRISTMAS GIFT. THE BUTT STRAPP IS ENGRAVED AS ABOVE. THIS ITEM IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. IT COMES WITH RARE FACTORY CHECKERED GRIPS. THE ACTION IS CRISP, ALL NUMBERS MATCH ( TRIGGER GUARD, FRAME, BARREL, BUTT STRAP, LOADING LEVER, CYLINDER AND BARREL LUG). NICKLE FINISH IS WORN BUT PRESENT ON THE TRIGGER GUARD AND BACK STRAP, 75% OF THE BLUEING IS PRESENT ON THE BARREL AND CASE COLOURS ARE VISIBLE ON THE FRAME. CYLINDER HAS THE CLASSIC NAVAL BATTLE SCENE AND BRITISH PROOF MARKS. BORE IS BRIGHT WITH EXCELLENT RIFLING AND NO PITTING. 7 1/2" BARREL COMES WITH A REPRODUCED OAK CASE OF PERIOD BUT NOT ORIGINAL: POWDER FLASK, NIPPLE WRENCH AND BULLET MOLD AS WELL AS AN ELEY TIN WITH PERCUSSION CAPS. A FULL FAMILY HISTORY AND PROVENANCE ACCOMPANIES THIS PIECE. , CONDITION: NOT RATED ANTIQUE , SERIAL# 31878 , CLASS: CANADIAN ANTIQUE CLASS