U.S. COLT ARMY MODEL 1860 PISTOL – QM PROPS

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The Colt Army Model 1860 is a cap and ball.44-caliber revolver used during the American Civil War made by Colt’s Manufacturing Company. It was used as a side arm by cavalry, infantry, artillery troops, and naval forces.More than 200,000 were manufactured from 1860 through 1873. Colt’s biggest customer was the US Government with no less than 129,730[1] units being purchased.

The Colt .44-caliber “Army” Model was the most widely used revolver of the Civil War.

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