Civil War period, Martially inspected Remington New Model Army percussion revolver, serial number 93283.

Civil War period, Martially inspected Remington New Model Army percussion revolver, serial number 93283.

STOCK NUMBER: 6281

PRICE

£ 4,250.00

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.