RARE Colt Lightning, Large Frame, Marked 38-56-255 CAL (38-55), ...
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Started 2020-10-27 17:00:00
Ended 2020-12-05 01:05:00

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RARE Colt Lightning, Large Frame, Marked 38-56-255 CAL (38-55), MFG. 1887, SN: 140, Pump Action Rifle, 28'' Octagon barrel, Full mag. Large Frame with dust cover. Early first year with 3 digit SN. The factory checkered stocks are excellent & solid. The original finish very good, with minor handling marks, scratches & contusions. There are small chips at the top of wrist against receiver on both sides & a small chip at the toe. The metal blue finish has fully worn silver, with a thin spotty brown patina on all surfaces. Bore is very good. Adjustable rear & Rocky Mountain blade front sight. Crescent metal buttplate. According to Colt records, only 6,496 large frame rifles were produced between 1887 & 1894. This is a rare & overall nice early & collectible antique rifle. Antique, No FFL Req. - Value: 2500 to 5000

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RARE Colt Lightning, Large Frame, Marked 38-56-255 CAL (38-55), ...
Item # 4078
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