Colt Conversions

Beautiful Colt 1862 Pocket...

Beautiful Colt 1862 Pocket Navy Conversion (AC262)

Price $3,295.00

Serial Number 305306. Made circa 1870s. 38 Rimfire caliber with a 3 ½” barrel. Gun is in excellent condition with 95% of the original nickel finish. Cylinder scene is perfect. Fire blue still remains on the screws. Grips are excellent. Bright case colors on the hammer. This is a beautiful gun, one of 10,000 or so that were made using left over Colt 1849 and 1862...

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Colt 2nd Gen 1860 Army...

Colt 2nd Gen 1860 Army Conversion .44 Colt...

Price $2,250.00

Very unusual modern conversion made from a 1977 Colt 1860 Army U.S. Cavalry commemorative revolver. The grips are good looking faux ivory. A neat job of converting an actual Colt rather than an Italian replica. Excellent condition.

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Colt 1862 Pocket Navy...

Colt 1862 Pocket Navy Conversion (AC101)

Price $1,795.00

Colt 1862 Pocket Navy Conversion. Made in 1870s. 4 ½” Barrel in .38 Rimfire. Approximately 50% of the original nickel remains. The cylinder still has visible cylinder scene and about half of the finish. Grips are old ivories. Action indexes, but does not rotate all the way on every chamber. Very fine Colt 1862 Pocket Navy Conversion with ivory grips.

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Colt 1851 Navy Conversion...

Colt 1851 Navy Conversion Revolver (AC19)

Price $2,250.00

Colt 1851 Navy Conversion Revolver. Post-Civil war factory conversion to centerfire. Note that the hammer has a conical firing pin. Aside from the factory work this revolver has additional work done by a gunsmith of the period, such as the barrel is shortened to 4 ½”. He left the one line Colt address intact. The ejector housing and rod are the gunsmith’s own engineering, which actually...

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Colt 1862 Pocket Navy (AC38)

Colt 1862 Pocket Navy (AC38)

Price $1,195.00

Colt 1862 Pocket Navy. Made in 1870’s .38 Rimfire with 3” barrel. Reasonably sharp gun with a light gray patina with spots of light pitting in areas. Grips are very good with 60% of the original varnish. Action works well.

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Colt 1862 Pocket (AC34)

Colt 1862 Pocket (AC34)

Price $795.00

Colt 1862 Pocket. Made in late 1860’s-1870’s .38 RF caliber with a 3” barrel. Metal has a dark gray patina with light pitting on the metal. Grips are very good. Action works well.

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Colt 1851 Navy Conversion...

Colt 1851 Navy Conversion (AC30)

Price $1,595.00

Colt 1851 Navy Conversion. Made in 1861 .38 caliber centerfire. This gun looks to be a gunsmith conversion. Metal has a dark brown patina. Grips are very good. Action indexes and locks up.

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Colt Pocket Navy...

Colt Pocket Navy conversion. (C9488)

Price $2,450.00

Colt Pocket Navy conversion. 4½ octagonal barrel. (Approximately 2000 made of this variation). Gun has approximately 95-96% original nickel. Gun has 100% cylinder scene, grips are excellent. With 99% original varnish. Very fine and desirable Pocket Navy conversion.

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Colt Pocket Navy Conversion...

Colt Pocket Navy Conversion .38 (C13434)

Price $1,095.00

Colt Pocket Navy Conversion .38 caliber revolver. 50% of the original nickel finish. Some pitting on metal. Some of the metal has been cleaned.

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Scarce 12 Stop Colt 1st...

Scarce 12 Stop Colt 1st Model Richards...

Price $2,795.00

Scarce 12 Stop Colt 1st Model Richards Conversion. Metal has a dark gray patina with some pitting. These were the first of the Richards Conversions with the 12 cylinder stops. Very scarce gun!  

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Colt Conversion of a pocket...

Colt Conversion of a pocket Navy .38 caliber...

Price $975.00
Colt Conversion of a pocket Navy .38 caliber Rimfire. With rebated cylinder. Numbers all match. Cylinder scene is very good with 95% of the scene easily visible. Grips show some handling wear and have approximately 85-90% original varnish. Action works perfectly. Barrel length 3 ½”. Bore is excellent. These were converted to cartridge in the 1870’s from percussion.
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Very Interesting Colt 2nd...

Very Interesting Colt 2nd Model Dragoon...

Price $3,750.00
Very interesting Colt 2nd Model Dragoon cartridge conversion. Very unusual cartridge conversion of a 2nd Model Colt Dragoon. The frame, backstrap and trigger guard are all original 2nd model Dragoon parts and the barrel assembly which includes the top strap, the cylinder and hammer are all “conversion parts”. Gun functions properly and all gunsmithing was done in period of use.
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Colt 1860 Richards...

Colt 1860 Richards Conversion (C16126)

Price $1,995.00
Colt 1860 Richards Conversion. Made circa 1870’s .44 Colt Centerfire with an 8” barrel. Metal has a dark gray patina with spots of pitting. Action works well. Grips are very good. Barrel has been lengthened and sleeved.
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Colt Conversion of a Pocket...

Colt Conversion of a Pocket Navy Revolver (C15901)

Price $3,975.00
Colt Conversion of a Pocket Navy Revolver. Post Civil War Conversion to .38 Rimfire. This revolver came to us in a large collection with an interesting typed card detailing the name of the owner in 1906 and its use in the San Francisco earthquake of 1906. The revolver has 98% original nickel, excellent cylinder scene, very good bore with very strong rifling. Numbers all match except wedge which...
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Rare Colt 1860 Army Thuer...

Rare Colt 1860 Army Thuer Conversion (C15887)

Price $8,750.00
Rare Colt 1860 Army Thuer Conversion. Made in 1869. Nice sharp gun with matching numbers except the cylinder and conversion ring (which match each other). This is the scarcest conversion among Colt’s that rarely come up for sale. The barrel has a light brown patina. Grips are excellent. Cylinder scene is present. Very nice, very rare conversion!
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Colt 1861 Navy Conversion...

Colt 1861 Navy Conversion Revolver (C15822)

Price $2,295.00
Colt 1861 Navy Conversion Revolver. .38 Caliber with a 7 ½” barrel. Barrel has 50% of the original nickel. Cylinder still has most of the scene. Grips are very good. Action works perfectly.
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Colt Model 1862 Police...

Colt Model 1862 Police Cartridge Conversion...

Price $1,795.00
Colt Model 1862 Police Cartridge Conversion Revolver. Made in 1861. This gun is a cartridge conversion. 50% of the original nickel. The metal on the barrel has been almost entirely cleaned with nickel only in the protected areas. Grips are excellent. Action works great. Very early three digit gun with matching serial numbers, No. 317.
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Colt Pocket Navy Conversion...

Colt Pocket Navy Conversion .38 Rimfire (C15681)

Price $875.00
Colt Pocket Navy Conversion .38 Rimfire caliber revolver. Colt Pocket Navy Conversion from percussion to .38 Rimfire after the Civil War circa 1873. Barrel length 4½”. Bore is excellent. Action works perfectly. Numbers match, except unnumbered wedge. Factory nickel plated and has approximately 60% of the nickel plate. Cylinder scene is about 50% well visible, the rest is worn. Parts of the...
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Colt Post Civil War Pocket...

Colt Post Civil War Pocket Navy Conversion .38...

Price $3,250.00
Colt Post Civil War Pocket Navy Conversion .38 Caliber Revolver. Pocket Navy converted to cartridge by the factory. .38 Centerfire caliber. Barrel Length 3 ½”. Wedge unnumbered but otherwise all matching. Cylinder scene is 100% perfect. Bore is mirror bright. Frame has very good case colors as does the hammer. Grips has 95% original varnish. Left side grip has a very small chip. This is a...
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