Blued Colt 1877 double action Lightning, BEST OF BEST

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  • Number: 1123
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  • Status: Sold

Blued Colt 1877 double action Lightning, serial 85878, built in 1892.  Cal 38. Would be very hard to improve, almost factory new.  This is a sherifs model, so no ejectorhousing. Perfect bore, grips and mechanics. The barrel has 98 to 99 % orig. blue, 98 % on backstrap and triggerguard, 97 to 98 on the cylinder; Probably unfired, frame showing 100 % casehardening.   Superior screws. Incredible piece, all correct.  BEST OF BEST