The engraved Colt Navy revolver was a presentation piece given to high ranking military officers and government officials and was based on the military-issue 1851 Navy revolver, which saw service through the end of the Civil War. This non-firing version provides a dramatic illustration of the talents of the Colt factory engravers of the period.
Introduced in 1850 and made through 1873, the total production of the Colt Model 1851 revolver was about 255,000 pieces. The cap-and-ball revolver fired six 36 calibre balls, and a loading mechanism was incorporated into the design. This non-firing replica has the handling characteristics of the original, with functional lock and loading mechanisms.
Functional lock/loading mechanisms
Correct size and weight
Specification - Metric
Barrel Length 19 cm
Overall Length 35cm
Weight 1.050Kg 2lb 5oz
Price QualityJimVery nice to handle, feels like a real pistol.
Price QualityMarkSuch a nice pice, entirely worth the money. Doesn't have the platic quality you get from some replicas. It has a very authentic feel to it.
Price QualityBradDecent quality with a nice heavy feel to it definitely worth the price.
Price Qualityjustafan£75 seems like a lot at first glance but the gun is worth it. It's extremely detailed and also very strong. It's great for colecters and for stage use.10/10