Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 3140: Remington Double Action New Model Belt Percussion Revolver

Auction Date: December 5, 2021

Price Realized:
Estimated Price: $1,800 - $2,750

Remington Double Action New Model Belt Percussion Revolver

Manufacturer: Remington Arms Inc
Model: New Model
Type: Revolver
Gauge: 36 percussion
Barrel: 6 1/2 inch octagon
Finish: blue/silver
Grip: walnut
Stock:
Item Views: 322
Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
Class: Antique
Description:

Manufactured from 1863 to 1873. The top barrel flat is marked "PATENTED SEPT. 14, 1858/E. REMINGTON & SONS, ILION, NEW YORK, U.S.A. / NEW MODEL". Six shot non-fluted cylinder and silver plated brass trigger guard. Matching serial number on frame and barrel with the partial serial number (453) on the back of both grips. Blade front sight, frame grooved rear sight and fitted with smooth varnished walnut grips. Provenance: The Milan J. Turk Collection

Rating Definition:

Fine. The barrel, loading lever, and cylinder retain 50% original blue finish (mostly on the barrel) with the balance a smooth brown patina. The frame has a brown-gray patina. There is some scattered minor spotting, with some minor pitting on the barrel and loading lever. The trigger guard retains 90% original silver plating. The grips are very fine with some minor scratches and a few minor pressure dents (on the bottoms), with most of the original varnish remaining. Mechanically excellent.



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