The right grip panel has three compression marks towards the bottom, two of which are quite deep. Corral fame are among others who are reported to have carried Schofields. A medium size was reportedly marked by the Chicago office, with a large size numeral being the scarcest. Sorry, both are exposed hammer. The grips aren't plastic, which hadn't been invented yet. However, calibers measured a few tousand over the most cases because of the hollow ball contruction. The bore is gray with light wear in the rifling and moderate erosion throughout the bore.
By the serial number and description, the first is a. In the 1930s, my great-great-uncle, the sheriff of Mt. There is very little play in the barrel latch and almost none at the barrel hinge. The Lady Smith was really nice. End of video shout out is for DeputySheriff100. In this shape, the model ran from serial 322,701 to 539,300, when it was superseded by the Fifth Model, which differed from it only slightly.
During the percussion period, Cooper revolvers were produced with double-action, as were the hammerless Pettingill which came out in 1856, the Starr and the Remington Rider. This revolver is based on Daniel Leavitt's patent no. Production Year number 1861 1 - 2122 1862 2123 - 10511 1863 10512 - 15859 1864 15860 - 29359 1865 29360 - 48475 1866 48476 - 50159 1867 50160 - 54227 1868 54228 - 62921 1869 62922 - 67505 1870 57506 - 77020 1871 77021 - 77151 1872 77152- 77155 1873? Copies have been found in Turkey and Pakistan as well, made by local manufacturers. Florida, Maine, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, and Pennsylvania received fewer than seven guns each. The early ones had the extra set of wide grooves around the cylinder like all the. Barrels ran from four to six and one-half inches in length. Forum Jump Similar Threads Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post geir.
The top strap and rib is not checkered however the rear sight top strap has a wavy pattern. Don't know about the internet, but I have a book. Although this improvement did away with the extra set of notches, the cylinder stop remained partly exposed and a catch-all for dirt. It was very similar in outline to the single-action of the same caliber, but carried a bow-shaped trigger guard in place of the spur guard. We think the robbers were still in the house when she came home and she was unarmed. That run was 119001 - 322700, for around 210 thousand in 11 years, making 20 thousand a year, about.
It was a noted target match revolver in its adjustable sighted version, used by Annie Oakley, Ira Paine and Walter Winans. Any subversion of these rules will result in action taken against your account. The surplus Schofield revolvers were reconditioned by wholesalers and gunsmiths at professional factory-quality level with a considerable number offered for sale on the commercial market with a 5-inch barrel as well as the standard size barrel of 7 inches. Safety, New Departure or Lemon Squeezer Yours is a 1st Model which was manufactured from 1888 - 1902. That would put yours around 03-04? There they fought in the Indian Wars, including campaigns against the Apaches, and served in civil disturbances such as the Lincoln County War.
Famous lawman Bill Tilghman and Frank McLowery of O. I need to know what caliber it is and approximate mfg. Nevertheless, it was a sturdy, dependable hand gun, with little about it to get out of order. Iola, Wisconsin: Gun Digest Books. I'll get back with y'all on what I see. The holster is in about Good condition.
Type of Finish: Blue Finish Originality: Original Bore Condition: The bore is gray and the rifling is surprisingly sharp. That's a nice snubbie you have. There is surface loss in the grip area and at the rear of the frame and the left sideplate, with a dark plum colored patina forming. In the previous engineering, the posts of the frame would wear out after heavy usage. The revolvers and stocks were thereupon marked with a government , and were called.
The grip is rounded at the butt, and is similar in appearance to that on the 2nd Issue. Agnes sent this gun to Calamity Jane when Bill died in 1876. I, and the Orbea Hermanos model was designated the Pistol, Old Pattern, No. Although this required a corresponding change of the full-cock notch on the hammer, the two models are hard to identify except by reference to the serial numbers. It was produced in three varieties from 1865 through 1892, with total production exceeding 223,000.
I need to know how many digits in the serial number to do this right. That version was made from 1910-1917, serial numbers 102501 to about 263000. European reproduction Model 3 revolvers have changes made to their lockwork to meet import regulations. The Schofield model was tested and met with military approval. The grips show heavy wear in the checkering that is worn smooth in spots.