Colt US 1878 ALASKAN or PHILIPPINE in cal 45 Colt.

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  • Number: 4017
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  • Asking price: €2800
  • Status: Available

Colt US 1878 ALASKAN or PHILIPPINE in cal 45 Colt.  Serial 47757 . excellent condition.  Large triggerguard.  Story goes that it was done so that the military could shoot with their gloves on.

The 6 inch barrel has a perfect bore and adres retaining 65 % of the orig. blue. Cylinder and  frame 90. Original grips are perfect as are the Colt and the military markings.  Inspected by Renaldo A Carr and dated 1902. works perfect, 100 % correct and a military colt that is highly collectable. Has the original colt letter.