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Colt Bisley Model Single Action Revolver

Currency:USD Category:Firearms & Military Start Price:375.00 USD Estimated At:NA
Colt Bisley Model Single Action Revolver
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Colt Bisley Model Single Action Revolver, #270884, .38 WCF (.38-40) cal., 5.5'' round barrel with ejector and standard sights, marked with maker's name and Hartford address on top, and ''(Bisley Model) 38 W.C.F.'' on left side; fluted round 6-shot cylinder; solid frame has right-side loading gate (batch numbered ''1187''), characteristic low hammer spur, two-line 1871-72-75 patent dates and an encircled Rampant Colt logo on left side; ''humped'' steel gripstraps have two-piece checkered hard rubber grips with Rampant Colt in an oval panel at top. Mfg'd ca. 1905. Condition is very good. Barrel and ejector rod retain approx. 40% deep Colt blue, cylinder flutes show 80% blue, frame and hammer show flashes of case colors but are mostly silvered out, trigger guard loop and backstrap apron retain 50% blue, trigger sides with bright fire-blue, the balance of the metal smooth gunmetal gray. Grips show light wear, no losses and fit well. Edges and markings are sharp; action is strong and sure; bore shines with occasional light frosting and sharp rifling. Est.: $750-$1,000. (C&R/PPT)