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Lot 168: Engraved Colt 3rd Gen Single Action Army with Factory Letter

Factory Engraved Colt Third Generation Single Action Army Revolver with Factory Letter

Auction Date: December 9, 2022

Lot 168: Engraved Colt 3rd Gen Single Action Army with Factory Letter

Factory Engraved Colt Third Generation Single Action Army Revolver with Factory Letter

Auction Date: December 9, 2022

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

Factory Engraved Colt Third Generation Single Action Army Revolver with Factory Letter

Manufacturer: Colt
Model: Single Action Army
Type: Revolver
Gauge: 45 Colt
Barrel: 7 1/2 inch round
Finish: nickel
Grip: smooth
Stock:
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Item Interest: Active
Serial Number:
Catalog Page: 151
Class: Curio & Relic Handgun
Description:

The included factory letter (copy) lists this revolver as having a 7 1/2 inch barrel in .45 caliber with nickel finish, stocks not listed, and class "C" engraving when shipped to Morris & Dickson Company Ltd. Sports South Inc. in Shreveport, Louisiana, on July 17, 1979. The letter further remarks that the revolver was returned to Colt and shipped to Interstate Distributing Company in Little Rock, Arkansas, on March 12, 1980. The front strap is marked "COLT/ENG" beneath the grips. Import marked on underside of barrel. Includes a Colt custom shop case as well as a pair of walnut grips. Provenance: The Wayne Connor Collection

Rating Definition:

Excellent overall as engraved, retaining 99% plus original nickel finish with limited handling marks, fine traces of a cylinder drag line, and crisp engraving. Mechanically excellent. Case is very fine.



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