Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 3204: Hopkins & Allen XL Navy Single Action Revolver

Auction Date: September 13, 2020

Very Scarce Hopkins & Allen XL Navy Single Action Revolver

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,600 - $2,500

Very Scarce Hopkins & Allen XL Navy Single Action Revolver

Manufacturer: Hopkins & Allen
Model: XL Navy
Type: Revolver
Gauge: 38 RF
Barrel: 5 7/8 inch round
Finish: nickel
Grip: walnut
Stock:
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Item Interest: Average
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 90
Class: Antique
Description:

Manufactured from 1878 to 1882 as one of only several hundred believed to have been produced. The barrel is marked with the one-line Hopkins & Allen address and "XL NAVY/38-100 CAL" on the top strap. Generally classed as a secondary military arm, however, no evidence of government purchase is known.

Rating Definition:

Excellent, retaining 98% bright original nickel finish, minor handling evidence, faint cylinder drag line, and a few tiny spots of oxidation. The grips are fine with small chips at both toes. Mechanically excellent.



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