Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 1276: Miniature of the Colt Model 1874 Gatling Gun

Auction Date: September 11, 2021

Highly Attractive Cased Miniature of a Colt Model 1874 Gatling Gun in .22 Rimfire with Tripod

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $5,500 - $8,500

Highly Attractive Cased Miniature of a Colt Model 1874 Gatling Gun in .22 Rimfire with Tripod

Manufacturer: Unknown
Model: Gatling Gun
Type: Pistol
Gauge: 22 RF
Barrel: 12 5/8 inch round
Finish: bright/blue
Grip:
Stock:
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Item Interest: Very Active
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 219
Class: Modern Handgun
Description:

Offered here is a high quality miniature of a 10 barrel Model 1874 Gatling Gun. With the exception of the number "1" marked on the barrel cluster collar, the arm is unmarked. The 10 steel barrels are blued. The brass frame features swivel gimbal and telescoping elevation tube. Blade front sight and elevation adjustable "V" notch rear sight. The tripod is steel and brass. Includes a hand crafted custom wooden storage case for the Gatling Gun and tripod.

Rating Definition:

Excellent, 97% plus original blue finish remain on the barrels, minimal handling/storage marks and brass with an attractive bright appearance. The magazine is absent. Mechanically excellent. The case is very good with minor handling/storage marks. A high quality miniature of Richard Gatling's famed hand cranked, rapid firing firearm.



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