Colt Model 1860 Army Revolver, c. 1862, serial number 28731, walnut grips, brass triggerguard, steel frame with four screws, marked COLTS/PATENT on left side, top of barrel marked ADDRESS COL. SAML COLT NEW-YORK U.S. AMERICA, lg. 13 1/2 in.
Note: Comes with a letter stating that the pistol was descended in the family of either John A. Sargent, or Grover O. Sargent, both members of the 1st Maine Cavalry.
Some nicks in walnut grips, most of the original finish is gone, has some light remaining cylinder scene, has replaced wedge and wedge screw.
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