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Lot 165: Cased Pair of Colt Second Generation Single Action Armys

Cased Pair of First Year Production Colt Second/Third Generation Single Action Army Revolvers

Auction Date: December 9, 2022

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Lot 165: Cased Pair of Colt Second Generation Single Action Armys

Cased Pair of First Year Production Colt Second/Third Generation Single Action Army Revolvers

Auction Date: December 9, 2022

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

A) Early Second Generation Colt Single Action Army Revolver with Original Black Box

Manufacturer: Colt
Model: Single Action Army
Type: Revolver
Gauge: 45 LC
Barrel: 7 1/2 inch round
Finish: blue
Grip: hard rubber
Stock:
Item Views: 604
Item Interest: Very Active
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 149
Class: Curio & Relic Handgun
Description:

This cased Single Action Army set includes a first year production second generation (gun "A") and a first year production third generation (gun "B"). Manufactured in 1956. Standard markings and features. Matching serial numbers are found on the frame (with suffix), triggerguard, backstrap, and inside the grip panels (sans suffix). Assembly number "206" marked on the front cylinder face and inside the loading gate. Includes the original Colt black box, a Colt double gun case housing both revolvers and a copy of Don Wilkerson's "Colt Single-Action Revolver Handbook 1955-1975".

Rating Definition:

Excellent overall, retaining 99% plus original blue finish and case colors with limited handling marks, light partial cylinder drag lines, and crisp grip checkering. Mechanically excellent. Box is fair with repairs. Case is very good.



B) Early Third Generation Colt Single Action Army Revolver

Manufacturer: Colt
Model: Single Action Army
Type: Revolver
Gauge: 45 LC
Barrel: 7 1/2 inch round
Finish: blue/casehardened
Grip: hard rubber
Stock:
Item Views: 604
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 149
Class: Modern Handgun
Description:

Manufactured in 1976. Standard markings and features. Matching serial numbers on the frame, trigger guard, backstrap and inside the grip panels (sans suffix) with a partial serial number "076" on the front cylinder face. Includes an unnumbered Colt black box. Cased with "A". Provenance: The Don and Carol Wilkerson Collection

Rating Definition:

Excellent overall, retaining 99% plus original blue finish and case colors with limited handling marks and crisp grip checkering. Mechanically excellent. Box is fine.



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