Cased Colt percussion ROOT, cal 28, BEST OF BEST

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  • Number: 3706
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  • Asking price: €4850
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Cased Colt percussion ROOT, cal 28.  Serial 22885, all matching. Probably unfired.

The case is completely original and in excellent shape. Tle lid is superb, no splits as usual.  The bottom has a split. 
Contains an eley cap box, a correct colt marked bulletmold cal 28 and a rare original COLT marked powderlask showing 95 % original lacquer. It ha the design only on one side, and that makes is supe rare. close to mint.

The revolver is retaining approx. 95 % deep original blue. Perfect adres having the pointed hand on it. all the casehardening on the hammer. Orig. grips are  selected burl and have 98 % of the varnish.Works perfect. Best cased standard Root I have had until now, colse to mint. Truly a gem.  BEST OF BEST