Ad Categories:


#4870 Colt Model 1855 “Root” Sidehammer revolver, 20XXX serial range, Type 2

Description

with 3-1/2” barrel, 28caliber, round cylinder with rolled scene (70% of which is still intact, but light). The exterior retains about 20-30% coverage of 30% density original blue-brown with some very good amounts of crystal bright blue in the more protected areas. Okay, that was the GOOD stuff. On the downside, the grips are VG and retain some original varnish but do have a chip at the toe edge. Mechanically, it is working smooth as glass ….which is nothing short of amazing since this 1855 Model almost drove Sam Colt into bankrupsy. However, this Root is a very, VERY decent piece to restore the tip of the grip and clean it up a little. VG++/Fine” as described. $995










Price: $995.00


Ad Details

Ad ID

3802

Ad Expires

11/15/2017 (in 27 days)

Ad Created

10/07/2017

General Details

Seller

Tom Burness   View Feedback

Seller Rating

01234

Seller Policies

Show Policies

Ads in category Ads from seller Print this ad

Other Ads from Tom Burness

#4986 Colt S/A “U.S. Cavalry” 7-1/2”x45COLT, 116XXX(1885)
#4244  Remington 1858 “New Model” Army revolver, early serial number (29XXX)
#4897 Colt 1851 Navy revolver, 4th Variation, 155XXX (1863), VG bore
#4888 Colt Model 1855 “Root” Sidehammer revolver, 17XXX serial rangeType 2
#4961 Colt S/A, 5-1/2”x45COLT, “U.S.” Artillery model
#0685 Colt percussion Paterson capper (original) for longarm
#4797 Savage 1860 Navy, 36-caliber percussion 7-1/8” barrel
#3814 Blunt & Syms Pepperbox with ring trigger, 3-1/2””x31caliber,
#4948 Colt S/A 5-1/2”x45COLT, “U.S. Artillery”, 5-1/2”x45COLT
#4668 Springfield 1881 Trapdoor “Forager”, 20ga shotgun
#4970  Colt SA 7-1/2”x45COLT, 65XXX range (1881)
#4883 Colt 1861 New Model Navy revolver, 7-1/2”x36cal percussion, 7XXX range (c,1862),
#1421 Springfield 1884 Trapdoor carbine, 343XXX?  (1887 mfgr)
#4784 Smith & Wesson No.3 Second Model S/A
#2158 Hopkins & Allin “Dictator” Pocket Model 32RF