Identified Colt 1878 DA .44-40 (C16532)
Identified Colt 1878 DA .44-40 caliber revolver. Made in 1903. Has a 7½” barrel in .44-40 caliber. This gun is in very good condition with over 50% original blue with the rest being an even dark brown patina. Grips are very fine. This gun comes with a factory letter confirming all features. This gun was shipped to Vancouver, British Columbia to Charles Tisdall. Mr. Tisdall was a career politician that had emigrated from England. He was actually the mayor of Vancouver during the 1920s. Intestinally, this gun was shipped to Mr. Tisdall with two other revolvers. Very interesting gun!