Lot 472: 1860 Engraved Colt Army, Checkered Ivory Grips
November 27, 2016
Bluffton, SC, USALive Auction
Description: .44 cal. Round Barrel Revolver. 8'' Barrel. Marked ADDRESS COL. SAM L COLT NEW YORK U.S. AMERICA. Factory Engraved, No. 177139. Sharp engraving on Barrel as well as Muzzle. Engraved Trigger Guard, Back-strap & Frame,with Wolf Head engraved Hammer. Light pitting on Cylinder. Cylinder scene faint except for patent marks. Overall plum blue finish with no pitting, except for the light pitting on the cylinder already mentioned. Numbersmatching throughout. Provenance : Bonham's Auction, 1996.