Colt 1848 Baby Dragoon. Made in 1849. 3” Barrel in .31 caliber. This is a nice sharp gun with a smooth gray patina throughout. Approximately 25% of the cylinder scene remains visible. All serial numbers are matching. Grips are very good. Action works perfectly and gun locks up tight.
Colt Baby Dragoons
Colt 1st Model Dragoon. Made in 1849 .44 caliber with a 7 ½” barrel. Metal has been cleaned and now has a somewhat gray patina. Some cylinder scene can still be seen. Gun is all matching. Grips are good as refinished and has a minor repair at the front toe of the left-hand side.
Cased Colt 1848 Baby Dragoon. Cased Colt 1848 Baby Dragoon. Beautiful gun with 6" barrel and about 95% of the blue on the barrel. Case colors are present and are muted. Baby Dragoons typically do not have bright case colors. Cylinder scene is excellent. Grips are excellent. Gun is in an unusual old case that resembles a Paterson case. There are examples of Dragoon cases that were done...
Colt Baby Dragoon. Made in 1850. .31 Caliber with a 5” barrel. Nice even gray patina on metal. Cylinder scene is still visible. Cylinder has some light pitting. Grips are very good with original varnish. This is a later Baby Dragoon with a square back trigger guard and square cylinder stops.
Colt 1848 Baby Dragoon. Made in 1848. .31 Caliber with 6” barrel. Nice even patina on metal. Cylinder scene is present, but faint. Trigger guard and backstrap are replacements.