SOLD ***** WELLS FARGO COLT REVOLVER MODEL 1892-1903 - SN 268554 W/LETTER OF AUTHENTICATION!
SOLD ***** WELLS FARGO COLT MODEL 1892-1903 ARMY DOUBLE ACTION REVOLVER CALIBER .38 LONG COLT SN 268554.
4 1/2 inch barrel marked: "COLT'S F.A. MFG. CO. HARTFORD, CT. U.S.A." and with 1884, 1888, and 1894 patent dates. Rampant Colt emblem on right side of frame. Buttstrap roll marked: "W.F. & Co." 50% original blued finish with checkered hard rubber grips w/ Rampant Colt design. Four notches carved on right grip. Excellant Condition overall. Circa 1906. Included is a copy of an article in "RAMPANT COLT" magazine which was and still is the Official Colt Collectors Association Publication which on page 10 specifically mentions this particular pistol by serial number along with a picture of the butt markings at the top of the page. A VERY VERY RARE COLT ARMY!
COMPLETE WITH A LETTER OF AUTHENTICATION & A MAGAZINE ARTICLE FROM DECEMBER 1987 "RAMPANT COLT", (CALLED THE NEWSLETTER AT THAT TIME) VOLUME 6, NUMBER 4 WHICH WAS THE OFFICIAL COLT COLLECTORS ASSOCIATION PUBLICATION BY O.C. YOUNG, THE AUTHOR!