Near mint, Cased, special order, Colt New Service Double Action Target revolver serial number 7511 in obsolete 44 Russian calibre. Special Order includes: knurled trigger and back and front of the grip-strap. This revolver was shipped to Samuel Theodore Colt (1864-1931) at the Colt Armoury on September 24th, 1902.
Samuel, who was a close relation of Samuel Colt (1814- 1862) was a director of the Colt factory and worked there as a final inspector, for almost fifty years. The full story, which is truly amazing, is available to the new owner.