247: Three Antique Pistols
Three Antique Pistols
A Colt Model 1855 Root side-hammer revolver by Col. Samuel Colt (1814-1862), Colt's Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company, Hartford, CT, c. 1860. A engraved percussion revolver with a spur trigger by James Bacon, Bacon Arms Co., Norwich, CT. c. 1860. A six-shot, engraved pepperbox with "New York 1864" stamped on the hammer.
Provenance: William Tosi Collection