Colt 1877 Lightning & Thunderer

  • Colt Thunderer .41 Caliber Revolver in Factory Box. Label on end of box is for nickel 4½” barrel and rubber grips. The revolver manufactured in 1892 is unfired with 99% original factory nickel. No evidence of firing on the cylinder. Gun has a rare original box with a dealer’s label in the lid. Box has some stains but the lid is very good with excellent images of a Colt Lightning/Thunderer revolver. Factory brush included. This is the best boxed Thunderer we have ever owned.

    Colt Thunderer .41 Caliber Revolver in Factory Box (C14172)

    $6,850.00

    Colt Thunderer .41 Caliber Revolver in Factory Box. Label on end of box is for nickel 4½” barrel and rubber grips. The revolver manufactured in 1892 is unfired with 99% original factory nickel. No evidence of...

  • Colt Lightning .38 caliber revolver.
Manufactured in 1903. Bore is excellent.  Action works perfectly. Gun has approximately 75% original blue. Grips are very good plus with light wear. No chips, no Cracks. Very eye appealing lightning.
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    Colt 1877 Lightning .38 (C13940 )

    $1,450.00

    Colt Lightning .38 caliber revolver. Manufactured in 1903. Bore is excellent. Action works perfectly. Gun has approximately 75% original blue. Grips are very good plus with light wear. No chips, no Cracks. Very eye appealing...

  • Colt 1877 Lightning Sheriff’s Model .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1877. Early gun, being produced in the first year of run. Has a 3½” barrel. This gun has the etched panel caliber marking. Nickel is excellent. Original nickel finish rates at 85%. Grips are very good and have the early course checkering. Nice example of an early Colt Lightning Sheriff’s model.

    Colt 1877 Lightning Sheriff’s Model .38 (C13627)

    $2,995.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning Sheriff’s Model .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1877. Early gun, being produced in the first year of run. Has a 3½” barrel. This gun has the etched panel caliber marking. Nickel is...

  • Colt 1877 Thunderer Sheriff’s Model .41 caliber revolver. Made in 1880. .41 Caliber with a 2½ barrel. Original nickel finish is excellent with 90% of the original nickel remaining. Pearl grips are excellent. Most of the small parts and screw still have some of the fire blue. Etched panel is very good. Action works perfectly. Very fine gun!

    Colt 1877 Thunderer Sheriff’s Model .41 (C13623)

    $3,995.00

    Colt 1877 Thunderer Sheriff’s Model .41 caliber revolver. Made in 1880. .41 Caliber with a 2½ barrel. Original nickel finish is excellent with 90% of the original nickel remaining. Pearl grips are excellent...

  • Colt 1877 Lightning Sherriff’s Model .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1890. Very fine gun with 85% of the original blue. Bright case colors on the frame. Barrel is 2½”. Grips are very good but show a little wear. Very nice example of a 2½” Sherriff’s Model Lightning.

    Colt 1877 Lightning Sherriff’s Model .38 (C13595)

    $2,995.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning Sherriff’s Model .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1890. Very fine gun with 85% of the original blue. Bright case colors on the frame. Barrel is 2½”. Grips are very good but show a little...

  • Scarce Colt 1877 Lighting Sheriff’s Model .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1888. 3½” barrel in .38 caliber with the etched panel caliber marking. Gun has excellent original blue on barrel and backstrap. Trigger guard still has about half of the original blue and it is flaking. Case colors are very good. Very fine example of a lightning sheriff’s model!

    Scarce Colt 1877 Lighting Sheriff’s Model .38 (C13592)

    $2,795.00

    Scarce Colt 1877 Lighting Sheriff’s Model .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1888. 3½” barrel in .38 caliber with the etched panel caliber marking. Gun has excellent original blue on barrel and backstrap...

  • Colt 1877 Thunderer .41 caliber revolver. Made in 1903. Beautiful example with 95% of the original blue. Bright case colors on frame. Grips are excellent. Very fine gun that works perfectly.

    Colt 1877 Thunderer .41 (C13575)

    $3,495.00

    Colt 1877 Thunderer .41 caliber revolver. Made in 1903. Beautiful example with 95% of the original blue. Bright case colors on frame. Grips are excellent. Very fine gun that works perfectly...

  • Colt 1877 Lightning .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1908. 4½” barrel. The barrel has a mixture of original blue with some patina and some light scatted pitting. Traces of case colors remain on frame. Action works perfectly. Grips are excellent. Gun comes with a neat slim jim style holster. Neat looking rig.

    Colt 1877 Lightning .38 (C13571)

    $1,195.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1908. 4½” barrel. The barrel has a mixture of original blue with some patina and some light scatted pitting. Traces of case colors remain on frame. Action works...

  • Colt 1877 Lightning .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1900. Smooth gray patina .38 caliber.

    Colt 1877 Lightning .38 (C13464)

    $1,095.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1900. Smooth gray patina .38 caliber.

  • Colt 1877 Lightning Revolver. .38 caliber with a 4 ½” barrel. 75% of the original finish. Very fine fire blued parts. Grips are excellent. Action works perfect!

    Colt 1877 Lightning Revolver (C13223)

    $1,895.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning Revolver. .38 caliber with a 4 ½” barrel. 75% of the original finish. Very fine fire blued parts. Grips are excellent. Action works perfect!

  • Colt Lightning .38 caliber revolver.
Colt revolver with English Pall Mall Colt address on barrel. Barrel length is 4 ½”. Barrel is acid etched “Colt D.A. .38”. Bore is perfect and action works perfectly. Grips are checkered rosewood and are excellent. Gun has approximately 90% plus original blue. Gun has 98% case colors. Gun was manufactured in approximately 1880. Case is excellent and completely original with proper lining, cleaning rod, and bullet block. Dealers trade label in lid for J.H. Crane of London. Note: English barrel addressed Lightnings are rare. Here is a very fine Pall Mall and Hartford marked barrel address. Hard to find a better outfit! The oak case is perfect!  
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    Colt Lightning .38 (C13122)

    $6,500.00

    Colt Lightning .38 caliber revolver. Colt revolver with English Pall Mall Colt address on barrel. Barrel length is 4 ½”. Barrel is acid etched “Colt D.A. .38”. Bore is perfect and action works...

  • Colt 1877 Lightning .38LC caliber revolver. Manufactured in 1906. Excellent bore. Barrel length 4 ¾”. Gun has approximately 80-85% original blue. Gun has fading but visible case colors. Grips are very good with no cracks or chips. Grip straps have an even patina. Very good looking Lightning with very good plus blue!      <!--  Serial number 160443  -->

    Colt 1877 Lightning .38LC (C12932)

    $1,650.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning .38LC caliber revolver. Manufactured in 1906. Excellent bore. Barrel length 4 ¾”. Gun has approximately 80-85% original blue. Gun has fading but visible case colors. Grips are very good with...

  • Colt 1877 Thunder .41Colt caliber revolver.
Manufactured in 1904. Excellent bore. Action works perfectly, barrel length is 4 ½”. This is a very fine Thunder Colt with 95-96% beautiful blue. Gun has approximately 70% case colors. Grips are one piece and are perfect. Really eye appealing Colt in very fine condition.  
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    Colt 1877 Thunder .41 Colt (C12858)

    $5,500.00

    Colt 1877 Thunder .41 Colt caliber revolver. Manufactured in 1904. Excellent bore. Action works perfectly, barrel length is 4 ½”. This is a very fine Thunder Colt with 95-96% beautiful blue. Gun has...

  • Colt 1877 Lightning Revolver.
Made in 1887. Barrel length is 4 ½”. Bore is excellent. This gun has had the acid etched panel marked “Colt DA 38”. The panel is excellent and very clear etching. Action works perfectly. Grips are excellent. Gun has 100% bright original case colors. Gun has approximately 92-94% original high luster blue. The gun has seen little use but does have light nicks and surface scratches. Very fine Lighting with excellent etched panel. Hard to find in this condition with a really fine etch panel.
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    Colt 1877 Lightning Revolver (C12816)

    $3,450.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning Revolver. Made in 1887. Barrel length is 4 ½”. Bore is excellent. This gun has had the acid etched panel marked “Colt DA 38”. The panel is excellent and very clear etching. Action...

  • Colt 1877 Lightning store keepers model. Made in 1893. .38 caliber. Gun only works in double action.

    Colt 1877 Lightning Store Keeper Model (C11371)

    $595.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning store keepers model. Made in 1893. .38 caliber. Gun only works in double action.

  • Colt 1877 Lightning Store Keepers .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1888. 90% original nickel .38 caliber. Very good etched panel.

    Colt 1877 Lightning Store Keepers .38 (C11330)

    $1,995.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning Store Keepers .38 caliber revolver. Made in 1888. 90% original nickel .38 caliber. Very good etched panel.

  • Colt 1877 Lighting .38 Colt caliber revolver. Manufactured approximately 1901. Gun has an excellent bore. Frame has 98% bright case colors. Gun has approximately 95-96% blue. Grips are excellent. Barrel length is 3 ½”. Action works perfectly. This is a very fine storekeeper lighting!

    Colt 1877 Lighting .38 Colt (C11158)

    $3,650.00

    Colt 1877 Lighting .38 Colt caliber revolver. Manufactured approximately 1901. Gun has an excellent bore. Frame has 98% bright case colors. Gun has approximately 95-96% blue. Grips are excellent. Barrel length is 3...

  • Interesting Belgian copy of Colt lightening Pistol. The only one we have seen! 70% of the original nickel. Top strap is marked “Dresse Laloux & Co/ London” we believe this to be the retailer and that is was made for the English market.

    Interesting Belgian copy of Colt Lightening Pistol (C10862)

    $1,895.00

    Interesting Belgian copy of Colt lightening Pistol. The only one we have seen! 70% of the original nickel. Top strap is marked “Dresse Laloux & Co/ London” we believe this to be the retailer and that is was...

  • Colt 1877 Lightning .38 Colt  (C4697)

    Colt 1877 Lightning .38 Colt (C4697)

    $2,395.00

    Colt 1877 Lightning .38 Colt caliber revolver. This is an excellent Lightning with 90% original blue finish remaining with thinning occurring only on the straps and ejector rod housing. Case colors are excellent with 80%...