Gold Colt revolver priced at $18k

paulfrasercollectibles

2015-06-26 11:54:28

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Gold Colt revolver priced at $18k

Possibly engraved for General Huerta, President of Mexico, this gold Colt will sell at Baterman's

A quick look at the antique firearms market reveals this presentation Gold Damascened Colt Police revolver, which was most likely engraved in Toledo, Spain.

With a .38 caliber, 4" barrel, the gun's rips are in excellent condition and made from pearl, engraved with the inscription "Pres. V. Huerta/FrAmb. H.L. Wilson."

The gun's serial number is 523XX.

Elsewhere, the revolver bears engravings of scrolls, borders, snakes, winged serpents, floral devices and other motifs.

This presentation Gold Damascened Colt Police revolver is priced $18k

Nearly all the gold on the firearm remains, with a patinated blued finish ranging from rich blue to rich brown.

According to Batterman's, it isthought that this gun may have been engraved by William H Gough for General Huerta, President of Mexico.

The Colt is priced at $18,000.00.

Batterman's are holding anauction of antique and collectible firearms onMarch 7.

Image: Baterman's

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