Rare, cased Colt Model 5 Root 1855 percussion revolver serial number 3236.
Stock # MB09
Price: £4,300 :: €4,945 :: $5,762
Model 5 Root 1855 percussion revolver with third type barrel marking, round 3 1/2 inch barrel, a fluted cylinder, and a rebated frame in 31 calibre.
Cased with a two sided eagle and shield with E. Pluribus Unum banner flask. A "Colt’s Patent" iron bow-legged .31 calibre mould, a typical period screwdriver, and a japanned "Eley / London" cap tin. All serial numbers verified matching.
Purchase includes a signed copy of "A Collectors Guide to THE COLT ROOT SIDEHAMMER Manufactured 1855 Through 1870" by Malcolm R. Burnette.
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