Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Root Pocket Revolver, Model 2, Very Rare Holster
Colt Invented, Overseen by Elisha Root (1808-1865) Manufactured 1859
Serial number: 21785 [all matching numbers], 3.5-inch octagonal .28 caliber barrel


Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Root Pocket Revolver, Model 2, Very Rare Holster
Colt Invented, Overseen by Elisha Root (1808-1865) Manufactured 1859
Serial number: 21785 [all matching numbers], 3.5-inch octagonal .28 caliber barrel, right facing

Top of barrel displays two-line marking, “COLT PT 1855” and ADDRESS COL. COLT
HARTFORD CT USA”. The cylinder presents “COLTS PATENT N0 21785” and a crisp
roller engraved “cabin and Indian” scene. The serial number indicates this revolver was
made in 1859. This is an outstanding example retaining most of its bright bluing and
case hardening, by NRA antique firearms standards it rates fine to excellent. Pistol is
housed within a very rare period leather holster.


Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Root Pocket Revolver, Model 2, Very Rare Holster
Colt Invented, Overseen by Elisha Root (1808-1865) Manufactured 1859
Serial number: 21785 [all matching numbers], 3.5-inch octagonal .28 caliber barrel, left facing

Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Root Pocket Revolver, Model 2, Very Rare Holster
Colt Invented, Overseen by Elisha Root (1808-1865) Manufactured 1859
Serial number: 21785 [all matching numbers], 3.5-inch octagonal .28 caliber barrel, cylinder

Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Root Pocket Revolver, Model 2, Very Rare Holster
Colt Invented, Overseen by Elisha Root (1808-1865) Manufactured 1859
Serial number: 21785 [all matching numbers], 3.5-inch octagonal .28 caliber barrel, butt plate

Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Root Pocket Revolver, Model 2, Very Rare Holster
Colt Invented, Overseen by Elisha Root (1808-1865) Manufactured 1859
Serial number: 21785 [all matching numbers], 3.5-inch octagonal .28 caliber barrel, address

Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Root Pocket Revolver, Model 2, Very Rare Holster
Colt Invented, Overseen by Elisha Root (1808-1865) Manufactured 1859
Serial number: 21785 [all matching numbers], 3.5-inch octagonal .28 caliber barrel, tang

Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Root Pocket Revolver, Model 2, Very Rare Holster
Colt Invented, Overseen by Elisha Root (1808-1865) Manufactured 1859
Serial number: 21785 [all matching numbers], 3.5-inch octagonal .28 caliber barrel, holster

Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Root Pocket Revolver, Model 2, Very Rare Holster
Colt Invented, Overseen by Elisha Root (1808-1865) Manufactured 1859
Serial number: 21785 [all matching numbers], 3.5-inch octagonal .28 caliber barrel, back strap

$5,600.00

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