Colt 1855 sidehammer ROOT. Model 7, screw in cylinder, cal 31 Percussion

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Colt 1855 sidehammer ROOT. Model 7, screw in cylinder, cal 31 Percussion. Serial 11187.  Flayderman page 91, item 5B-072. Last of the Root models and truly hard to find. Easy to recognise due to the screw in the cylinder. 

3 1/2 inch barrel. Shiney bore is showing a few light spots, would probably clean to excellent. all markings and cylinderscene present and clear. Orig. grips are fine, no damage, 90 % varnish.

Frame has 65 % orig. blue, the rest of the Root is medium brown to grey. works excellent and is all correct.