Wow! would love to see Cimarron import these
The three Xs are the manufacture date code. Pistol was made in 1974
Uberti & ASM were the only Dragoon and Walker makers.
Colt made 1849 Pocket models in five and six shot versions. I don't have any idea of how prevalent the six shots were; but, both five and six...
Please drop me from the rolls of ROA owners. I succumbed to the gun market and sold my pair of blued, fixed sight, 5 inchers.
RL Wilson's Colt - an American Legend places SN 60XX as being made in 1972. C series 1851 Navies serial numbered between 4201 and approximately...
The Baby Dragoon was a 2nd Gen Model. It was the 49 Pocket model with loading lever that was only a Sig Series Model
Edit to add: Sig series...
What Lonesome Pigeon said +1 It's only a Signature Series if there is a signature down the backstrap.
Bought the book, was very disappointed in the content, book now gathering dust on some hidden away shelf.
That is correct.
I was a little confused till realized you were talking about a Cap Rake. Contact 45Dragoon. Mike has probably done a few.
Here are a couple of commemoratives sold by the American Historical Foundation.
Great find. IIRC, the Military 3rd Model Dragoons had a blade front sight on them. Least wise all I remember seeing or had did IINM
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