A fine continental cased London Colt Pocket Model 1849 percussion revolver; 31 cal; blued barrel, blued 5-shot cylinder with very fine and sharp engraving, the top flat engraved with the London standard marks, case hardened frame, five shot cylinder matching; walnut grip; fitted in itâ??s continental case lined in red/brown velvet, original accessories include a fine Dixon & Sons bag shaped powder flask, correct bullet mould with Colt patent mark, percussion cap box, cleaning tool, original cartridge box including bullets with balances of paper, blued original Colt combination tool.
EWB (for Germany and EU, see terms )
Barrel retains 80-90 % dark bluing with some pits, cylinder with 30-40 % bluing and showing some handling marks, 60-70 % case hardening, cylinder rotation needs some work, powder flask without dents or other marks but the spring is broken. Over all a revolver in excellent untouched original condition in a very fine case with excellent original accessories.
Flaydermanns Guide to Antique American Firearms (Norm Flayderman)