Civil War Era Manhattan Firearms, Navy Style Revolver W/Scarce 6 1/2" barrel
Nice used condition on this Civil War Era Manhattan 5 shot, .36 cal. percussion revolver. Smooth metal with great chocolate brown patina. Serial no. 13930 all matching & found on barrel, frame, Trigger Guard, butt & on back of the cylinder. 6 1/2" oct. barrel with Manhattan Fire Arms Mfr. Co: New York markings on top. The action is VG on this revolver. Blade front sight intact. Brass trigger guard & back strap with nice mellow patina. These Navy Manhattan revolvers have 10 safety notches on the cylinder. Cylinder is stamped Patented Dec. 27 1859. There are just light traces of cylinder scene left. Nice wood grips with most of the original varnish intact & have four notches cut at bottom of left side grip. A nice Manhattan Navy Revolver with scarce 6 1/2" barrel.