C1883 SMALL FRAME COLT LIGHTNING

$1,795.00

Small frame Lightning is of course 22 cal. Decent cond old Colt with quite a bit of blue remaining on the frame. Some of it turning an antique color. Bbl has nice smooth metal and also with a blue/brown patina. Wood is above average with normal wear marks. It likely had a coat of varnish or oil added at some time in it’s long life. Forearm is VG for a 22. These were one piece and they generally broke but this one is not broken. It does have a hairline crack but it is solid. A nice Example of a 22 Colt. The 22 Cal Lightning rifles will take all long or all short .22 cartridges, or part long and part short.

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Small frame Lightning is of course 22 cal. Decent cond old Colt with quite a bit of blue remaining on the frame. Some of it turning an antique color. Bbl has nice smooth metal and also with a blue/brown patina. Wood is above average with normal wear marks. It likely had a coat of varnish or oil added at some time in it’s long life. Forearm is VG for a 22. These were one piece and they generally broke but this one is not broken. It does have a hairline crack but it is solid. A nice Example of a 22 Colt. The 22 Cal Lightning rifles will take all long or all short .22 cartridges, or part long and part short.

Antique