Is the Colt Single Action Army a good gun?
Comparing these three Colt Single Action Army revolvers can be an excellent example of what the signature of a master engraver can do for the value of an embellished gun you’re looking to buy or even one you’re looking to sell.
When was the first Colt Single Action made?
Made in 1876. Has a 16” .45 LC caliber barrel, original. Metal is an even brown patina with some pin point pitting. Grips are very good. Top strap has been dove tailed for a rear sight. Front sight is a Beech style flip sight.
When was the first Colt Army revolver made?
Nice, original Colt Single Action Army revolver made in 1897. The serial number 168816 matches on the frame, triggerguard and backstrap. It is a .45 with a 7 1/2″ barrel, blue finish and rubber s …Click for more info
What’s the price of a first generation Colt?
$4800. This Colt SAA 1st Generation 45 caliber revolver is all original and in very high condition. The Colt Archive and John Kopec letters accompany this rare civilian Peacemaker.
What’s the most expensive colt single action revolver?
The inclusion of this U.S. Colt SAA enhances any collection. This is the king of all U.S. Colt Single Action Cavalries! It sold during the September 2020 Premier Auction for $207,000. 8. Engraved First Generation Colt Single Action Army Revolver Factory Inscribed to Texas Ranger Commander Thomas Barton: $258,750 (September 2020)
When was the Colt Single Action cavalry made?
9. Finest Known Ainsworth Inspected Colt Single Action Cavalry Model Revolver: $207,000 (September 2020) This is an exceptional and rare U.S. Contract Colt Single Action Army Cavalry Model Revolver that was manufactured in 1873.
When was the last engraved Colt revolver sold?
THE LAST Factory Engraved Colt First Generation Single Action Army Revolver: $195,500 (June 2020) Rock Island Auction Company proudly presents this historic and fresh offering: the last of a generation, the last of an icon, the last factory engraved, 1st Generation Colt Single Action Army revolver.