colt mistake 44cal.army with navy engravings

Discussion in 'Blackpowder & Musket' started by towzer5, Jun 22, 2009.

  1. towzer5

    towzer5 New Member

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    i have a colt 44 cal. army but the cylinder is engraved with sail ships all serial #s match and cannot find any info any help thanks
     
  2. w_houle

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    That would only be odd if it was on a round barrel (1860). If it's on an octagon barrel (1851), then not so much.
     

  3. towzer5

    towzer5 New Member

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    it is a round barrel serial # 9601
     
  4. towzer5

    towzer5 New Member

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    it is a round barrel serial # 9601
     
  5. Hawg

    Hawg Active Member

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    The Naval scene is correct for the 1860. It was almost a Colt trademark.
     
  6. w_houle

    w_houle New Member

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    Sometimes I wonder where my brain is at... What Hawg said...