Object Title

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Colt Single Action Army Scout (SAA)

Rimfire six-shot revolver - Colt Single Action Army Scout (SAA)

Date

1970

Object Number

XII.11323

Provenance

Transferred to the Royal Armouries via the National Museums Consortium from the Home Office Firearms Compensation Scheme, 1997

Physical Description

This is a Colt Model K-8200 Nickle plated except for the deep blue frame and ejector rod housing. The stocks are of American walnut. On the right side of the barrel is engraved Lawman Series - Wyatt Earp.
The presentation case is of wood covered with black leatherette. The cover is imprinted in gold depicting a scene identified with The gunfight at the OK corral. The box is lined with red velvet, the top with red satin

Dimensions

BarrelLength304 mm
OverallLength433 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 872LWE

Calibre

.22 in Long Rifle

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with London view and proof marks

Associations

Places USA

Notes

There were 3,000 of these commemoratives made.