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Colt Root model 1855, serial # 12180, made in 1868, caliber .31
model 7 with safety screw in cylinder, 3˝" barrel with
ADDRESS Col. COLT LONDON, number shows additional L for London agency, British
mandatory proof. The revolver is lavishly engraved, the finish is perfect - but
it is re-finished. It comes in a very decorative French fitted case with COLT
PATENT bullet mold and HAWSKLEY powder flask.
Very attractive set! $9,500.