Rare, cased Colt Model 7A Root 1855 percussion revolver serial number 12549.
Stock # MB14
Price: £6,900 :: €7,935 :: $9,246
Model 7A Root 1855 percussion revolver with third type barrel marking, round 4 1/2 inch barrel, a round cylinder with stage / holdup scene. The cylinder has a screw in the side of it and no pin latch in the barrel. In 31 calibre.
Cased with a French peacock flask. A "Colt’s Patent" iron bow-legged .31 calibre mould, a typical period screwdriver, a green labeled "Eley Bros / London" cap tin, and a Colt nipple wrench. 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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