M1849 DRAGOON REPLICA REVOLVER
Originally manufactured in 1848 by Eli Whitney, this massive .44 caliber revolver offered improved functions from its predecessors and represented another great leap in design toward the more famous civil war and old west models.
Dragoon revolver, manufactured by S. Colt, USA 1848.
The Dragoon percussion revolver is a .44 caliber, designed for the cavalry of the United States, also called “dragons”.
This gun was designed as a solution to numerous problems that existed in the Walker model.
Even it was submitted after the Mexican-American War, it became popular among civilians during the years 1850-1860, and it was even used during the American Civil War.
Antique Gray finish with engraved cylinder.
Overall length: 13.5"
Weight: 3.5 lbs.