Cased colt pocket 1849, percussion revolver, 6 shot DELUXE CASE

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  • Asking price: €4480
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Cased colt pocket 1849, percussion revolver, 6 shot DELUXE CASE   made by KIDDER. These were stamped with the name and/or patent date op the inside of the box, as this one.  The case is of selected grained wood and in perfect shape. Superior lid , no splits or scratches.  First time I can offer a KIDDER case. (Colt Pocket 49 book of Robert Jordan and Darrow Wats, page 248,249)
Comes with a colt ulletmold, brass powderflaks and Eley tin jappaned cap box.  So all accouterments present.

The revolver is serial 215289, all matching except the wedge which is serial 16394.  The 5 inch barrel ha a sharp New York adres and a shjiney bore showing light markings.  This is a 6 shot (only 80000  out of 330000 were 6 shots.  The cylinder has 100 % scene and is medium grey. Barrel has 55 % orig. blue. Original grips are super showing 85 % plus orig. varnish. triggerguard has 70 % silver, backstrap none.  Works perfect and all original. Fine plus.