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U.S. Historical Society Jefferson Davis Commemorative 1851 Navy Revolver, .36 caliber with shoulder stock. Nimschke style engraving on the octagonal barrel, loading lever, frame, and trigger, case hardened frame with silver plated brass backstrap and trigger guard. Includes engraved, silver plated detachable shoulder stock. Inscriptions from Sam Colt on grip strap of revolver and tang of shoulder stock. Only 1000 made in 1990, only year of production. In fitted wooden case with accessories. Barrel - 7 1/4" L. Revolver overall - 13 1/4" L. Shoulder stock - 17 3/8" L. Case - 3" H x 19 1/2" W x 10 7/8" D. Late 20th century. Provenance: Private Florida collection. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)


Overall good condition. Bluing in excellent condition. 3/8" ding, right side of revolver grip near hammer. Not fired or rotated.

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Comm. Jefferson Davis Navy 1851 Revolver, .36 Cal.

Estimate $600 - $800Aug 5, 2017