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  1. Colt 1860 Army- Pics added- Need opinions please

    Colt Percussion Revolvers
    I am looking at a 4 digit serial number Colt 1860 Army 4 screw with the fluted cylinder. I am quite new to Colt percussion revolvers. Would it be safe to say that this was a Union sidearm? I looked up the serial number, and it looks like a manufacture date of 1861. If I buy this gun should I...
  2. Colt Army style ID question-

    Colt Percussion Revolvers
    Saw a gun that a guy was trying to sell the other day at my FFL. Resembled a Colt 1860 Army, but had a very strange trigger guard. It resembled the TG of a LeMat revolver. The grip was also more like a Bisley but not quite. There was not any markings at all on the gun. Sorry I do not have any...
  3. Gun Collection pics UPDATE

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    Gun Collection pics : Update Another photo from the Australian collection... Still high res, this one hopefully fits the page better. Collection owner Ken, noticed a forum report of a wooden Patterson recently sold in the US. Concerned to highlight the matchless quality of the work in his...