This pistol features a naval scene on the cylinder with side wheeler ships.  The scene is preserved 95%.  The metal on this pistol has a pleasing brown finish.  The backstrap retains 60% of it's original silver plating.  The barrel has light pitting around the wedge pin area.  The grips are in very good condition with 90% original varnish.  There is a small repair, about 1" on the front right side of grip.  Mechanically perfect.   Serial #10917.


1851 Colt Navy 3rd Model, mfg. 1853