Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 4151: Copy of a Colt Model 1883 Gatling Gun with Stand

Auction Date: June 24, 2022

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $4,500 - $7,000

Copy of a Colt Model 1883 Gatling Gun with Stand

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Gatling Gun
Type: Other
Gauge: 45
Barrel: 31 inch octagon
Finish: blue/bright
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Stock:
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Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
Class: Modern Long Gun
Bore Condition: Slight Darkening - Light to moderate pitting
Rating:

NE - GOOD- in working condition, wear on working surfaces, finish 40% - 79%, no broken parts, no corrosion or pitting that will interfere with proper functioning, but may have some minor surface pitting. Wood condition commensurable with percent of finish with dings and dents associated with 40% - 79% gun.

Description:

Appears to be a custom made copy of a Colt Model 1883 Gatling gun with six revolving barrels and a plaque on the action marked "GATLING'S PATENT/MODEL OF 1883/COLT'S PATENT FIRE ARMS/NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK U.S.A./SERIAL NO. 440". The mechanism appears functional when the handle is cranked. Includes a metal pedestal style stand and one magazine.

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