Rare Pair of Colt Single Actions


Rare Pair of Colt Single Action Army Revolvers: *S/N 336571* and *S/N 336562. Both are .32-20 caliber, with 4 ¾ inch barrels, in nickel finish, with Colt medallion pearl grips.
a) *S/N 336571 - Carved Pearl Steer Head grips, shipped Sept. 20, 1917 to G. Tritch & Co. Denver, Colorado. 
b) *S/N 336562 - Carved Deer Head Pearl grips, shipped Jan. 31, 1918 to Fruitland Trading / George Tritch Hardware Company, Denver, Colorado. 
Condition: excellent bores, 95% + nickel overall, bolt stop drag line on cylinders, miscellaneous use scratches, excellent mechanically, excellent marks.
Includes Colt Factory Letters.
S/N 336571 Pictured: “A Study of the Colt Single Action Revolver” by Graham, Kopec & Moore, page 165.
Collection of Jim and Jane Carpenter, Colorado.
* $100 FFL fee will be added to this purchase. All sales of firearms will be in accordance with Federal and State guidelines. All post-1898 firearms are subject to applicable ordinances and laws, and must be purchased in compliance with Federal and State law.

Lot 200, Brian Lebel's Old West Auction - June 23rd, 2018, Santa Fe, NM.
Sold $18,880

"Gunsmoke" Colt Single Action


Colt Single Action used by James Arness in the award winning television series, “Gunsmoke”. What TV Colt revolver could be more iconic than Marshal Matt Dillon's? We can't think of one, and this one was well-used by Arness.

Frame is *S/N 317234, .45 Long Colt caliber, 7 1/2 inch barrel. It would have been originally blued and case color finish. Ultra stag 2-piece grips. Condition: good bore, scattered light oxidation, complete refinish, mechanically very good, grips are excellent. As with a lot of the Stembridge guns the numbers do not match. The backstrap and trigger guard are #184405.

Lot 250, Brian Lebel's Old West Auction - January 20, 2017, Mesa, AZ.
Sold $24,780