John J. Hayes Historical Collectibles

 
Colt 4 1/2
Colt 4 1/2" Octagon Barrel Revolver .38 RF

 Colt made 2000 of these rare pistols (refer to Flayderman 5B-127) from left over percussion parts. This one is in excellent condition retaining  90% of it's original factory nickel  finish.  The cylinder stagecoach hold up scene is crisp and clear. There's still  some  original case colors left on the hammer.  The grips retain 95% + original factory finish with a sliver missing on the right front toe .The backstrap and trigger guard exhibit 95-96 % of their original factory finish .  All serial numbers are matching and the action is smooth and crisp.  A hard gun to find, especially in this condition.

Price: $2,495.00