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Jaxenro

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Liege Colt Brevete Revolver
« on: October 12, 2012, 05:37:39 PM »

COLT 1851 Navy, 36 caliber, percussion Brevete (patent infrigement), revolver made in Liege for the English speaking
 market. The 6 inch barrel is stamped in English, "Cap. System, Manufactured by W. Schnorrenberg." The revolver retains
  about 75 % of the original blue finish and 99 % of the vivid case hardened colors. The trigger guard and backstrap
 retain about 95% of the original nickel plating. The cylinder retains 99 % of the original blue and the Naval scene is very
  sharp. The original bone grips are in excellent condition. All matching numbers.















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Re: Liege Colt Brevete Revolver
« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2015, 09:49:50 PM »

Nice Looks like improved with a what appears to be a longer cylinder than traditional 1851 Navy as well as higher front sight.
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