Civil War period, Martially inspected Remington New Model Army percussion revolver, serial number 93283.
Fine to excellent Civil War period, Martially inspected Remington New Model Army percussion revolver, serial number 93283. Eight inch octagonal barrel, with three-line address: “PATENTED SEPT. 14. 1858 / E. REMINGTON & SONS. ILION NEW YORK.U.S.A. / NEW-MODEL”. Blued barrel, frame, back-strap, trigger, web-shaped loading lever and cylinder, with case-coloured hammer. The rounded trigger-guard assembly remains plain brass. Complimented with two-piece oiled finish walnut grips. Military sub-inspector initials “D”, “W”, “R” and “C” on the barrel, frame, cylinder, grips and trigger-guard. The Government inspector’s cartouche is visible, but very faint on the left side grip.
Overall with about 90% original military finish remaining. Good working order with tight action and 9/10 bright bore. Appears unfired, with scratches and storage marks. An hard to find American Civil War revolver in near excellent condition.