A scarce obsolete .41 calibre double action COLT Lightning Revolver. The .41 calibre was also known as the Thunderer revolver. The barrel engraved "COLT'S PAT F. A. MFG. CO. HARTFORD CT. USA. The side of frame stamped with the Colt patent dates and the Rampant Colt trademark. Good condition retaining much original blued finish. Action in perfect working order. The 1877 Colt Thunderer in .41 calibre was the preferred weapon of Billy the Kid and was his weapon of choice when he was killed by Pat Garrett in 1881.
This revolver retaining much of its original blued finish. The chequered black grips with the Rampant Colt motif. A super example in good working condition. Overall length 9.5 inches. Ref 9461.
This is an obsolete calibre pistol and is sold as a collectors item only.
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