This revolver is a Colt New Service model 5.5" with RNWMP stamping on the backstrap. (Royal North West Mounted Police). This "Mountie" gun was originally chambered for the .455 Eley cartridge, then they had them converted to .45 Colt in their later years of service, which was a more popular cal. The picture of the barrell shows the double caliber markings.It also has MP stamped on the but for "Mounted Police" This gun was mfg. in 1914 and retains about 40% of it's original blue with no rust or pitting. It has a good bore and excellent grips with no chips or cracks. If your old enough to remember "Seargent Preston and his dog Yukon King", you might want to watch some old TV re-runs and see if this was the gun he used to capture all those "Bad Guys" with. A C&R license is OK for transfer on this revolver. Shipping will be $20 to lower 48 Via USPS Prioity Mail. Payment by certified funds or personal ck. with 10 days for clearing. No reserve, so good luck and have fun bidding. NOTE: In the event of a return, buyer pays shipping both ways, so please ask any questions you might have before bidding. I'll be happy to answer them.
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