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2nd Gen. Colt 1848 1st Model Dragoon

Currency:USD Category:Firearms & Military Start Price:250.00 USD Estimated At:NA
2nd Gen. Colt 1848 1st Model Dragoon
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2nd Generation Colt 1848 1st Model ''Dragoon'' Civilian Percussion Pistol, with original matching number box and paperwork, #26883, .44 cal., blued 7.5'' half round-half octagonal barrel with low blade front sight, marked ''Address Saml Colt New-York City'' on top flat; blued round 6-shot cylinder is decorated with the ''Ranger and Indian Fight'' scene and marked ''26883'' and ''Colt's Patent'' within an ornate riband; case hardened open-top frame is marked ''Colts/Patent'' at lower left and has matching hammer; brass ''square-back'' triggerguard and backstrap contain one-piece oil-finished walnut grips. Mfg'd ca. early 1970s. Condition is as-new retaining nearly all of its military style blue, unturned cylinder, subtlely mottled case colors, mildly tone brass, and perfect unmarked grips. Action is crisp; bore is brilliant with sharp rifling. Original black cardboard box shows age/wear but is sound and complete with intact and correct end label, foam insert is excellent, owner's manual and advertising leaflet are new and sealed in plastic. Est.: $500-$750. (No FFL Required)(Don Koll collection)