M1873 SINGLE ACTION REVOLVER w/IVORY GRIP REPLICART
The Single-Action Revolver was produced in many forms and many calibers from 1872 to 1940, with production totaling some 350,000 pieces. As its introduction coincided with the settlement of the Wild West, the Frontier Six Shooter were popularized. By the mid-1880s the gun became the standard side arm for the army and was referred to as the Single - Action Army Revolver. Many civilian models have been superbly engraved with exotic ornamentations and materials and / or plated in precious metals over the revolver’s lifetime. The Polished Nickel body plating and exotic simulated ivory grips depicting exoctic Water Buffalo, replicates one of the many ornately exotic styles of decoration used on Western (4 inch barrel) and Cavalry (7 inch barrel) guns of the period. Another spectacular replica series captured from the Old West by ReplicArt, presented and preserved with all of mystique and beauty of the originals.
• Non-firing Replicas
• Barrel Lengths: 4 1/2" & 7"
• Overall Length: 10 1/2" & 13"
• Material: Plated & Polished Metal Alloys
• Handle Material: Sim Engraved Ivory
Note: You must 18 years of age or older to purchase this pistol. The screw heads are molded into the metal and cannot be removed nor made to fire real ammunition. These models cannot withstand misuse or excessive dry-firing.
The Single-Action Army Revolver was produced in several forms and many calibers from 1872 to 1940, with production totaling about 350,000 pieces. As its introduction coincided with the settlement of the Wild West, the names Peacemaker and Frontier Six-Shooter were popularized. Used by legends like Buffalo Bill Cody, Wild Bill Hickock, Pat Garret and Bat Masterson it was also the weapon of choice for settlers in the West during the late 19th century. These non-firing versions have a functional lock mechanisms, with a revolving cylinders and working ejector systems.