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CASED COLT MODEL 1878 DOUBLE ACTION REVOLVER

#84XX. Cal. 476 CF. Standard 5-1/2" Barrel. Pall Mall address. Retains 97% of the original high polish full blue finish. Grips in excellent condition. The original case is made of English oak, is perfect and has the Colt Agency label. It contains 2 accoutrements. The Colt was made in 1882. According to Colt it was shipped to the London Agency in 1885. Has british inspection and proofmarks. Serial and assembly numbers present and correct. Only 1.653 model 1878's were made in a blue finish with a 5-1/2" BBL. in Cal.476! Of that total number very few were cased! Bore mint, action perfect! Wear is limited to a few minor scratches and handling marks. Rare and desirable set in excellent condition. Ref: Colt's Double-Action Revolver Model 1878 book by Don Wilkerson", THE authorIty on the subject, Pages 348, 363, 371. Cartridges shown for information purposes only.

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