Project Description

This is a 47% scale miniature “Cavalry Model” Colt single action army revolver Model of 1873 with 7 1/2 inch barrel made by Uberti in Italy.  Also known as the “Peacemaker” and “Frontier Six Shooter”.  Fully functional, but non-firing.  6″ long overall with a 3 7/16″ rifled barrel of .21 caliber. Features include blue & case colored finish, black powder frame with the round “Bullseye” ejector rod button, cylinder pin retained by a screw, and the early style “Pinched Frame” topstrap. The triggerguard is stamped 45 CAL on the left side just behind the trigger. The two patent date markings on the left front of the frame.  Early serial number 1023 stamped into the frame, trigger guard, & backstrap.  386 is stamped into the loading gate hinge. No Uberti markings on the bottom of the barrel.  The barrel is open & without the usual blind pinned plug.  The top of the barrel with the factory roll stamped italics one line barrel address.  The left side of the frame with the “U.S.” marking.  Checkered hammer spur.  Blue blade type front sight.  Straight grain one piece walnut grip with a oil type finish, the left side marked with the “OWA” Ainsworth cartouch.  The barrel, backstrap, triggerguard, and cylinder marked with tiny “A” inspector markings for Ainsworth.  Mint condition.  Price:  $850.00.