Colt Bisley Model Single Action Army Revolver

Object Number: 
1941.591
Date: 
1894-1915
Medium: 
Steel, rubber
Dimensions: 
barrel length: 7 1/2 in. ( 19 cm ) Overall: 12 1/2 in. ( 31.8 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: buttstrap, frame, trigger guard: "181489" stamped: left frame: "PAT. SEPT. 19, 1871/JULY. 2, 72/JAN. 19, 75" stamped: left barrel: "BISLEY MODEL 32 W.C.F."; barrel: "COLT'S PAT. F.A. MFG. CO HARTFORD, CT. U.S.A."
Description: 
Steel and rubber revolver; stamped marks on buttstrap, frame, trigger guard, and barrel.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Enoch G. Megrue
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group