A Colt 1855 Roots 2nd Model Pocket Revolver 8 ½” overall, 3 ½” octagonal barrel engraved with “COLTS PATENT 1855 ADDRESS COLT HARTFORD CT USA”, with pointed hand motif. Bead fore sight, solid frame, side hammer, spur trigger, 5 shot .28 cylinder engraved with faint Indian cabin scene with round underlever rammer. One piece walnut grips. All parts numbered 17981.
Pistol in very good condition, much original finish