Fine 1903 COLT Double Action .32 NEW POLICE 6-Shot REVOLVER C&R
Selected by NYC Police Commissioner TEDDY ROOSEVELT!
Here we present a C&R Colt New Police Revolver, made in 1903 by the Colt Manufacturing Company with a production run from 1896 through 1907 in Hartford, Connecticut. The Colt New Police is a double-action, six-shot revolver that can be fired in single or double action. The gun was chambered in the .32 New Police, which is dimensionally identical to a flat-nose version of the .32 S&W Long.
Colt made 49,000 of these New Police models. The New Police was famous as the first standardized double action revolver the New York City Police bought, by order of then Police Commissioner Teddy Roosevelt. The New Police Revolver was replaced in the Colt catalog in 1907 by the improved Colt Police Positive.
The overall condition is fine. Original blue finish. The action is strong and tight. Both grips are in good shape. The bore is bright throughout. Here is a fantastic example for the collection.
This firearm is classified as a Curio & Relic.
Barrel is 6 inches.
Caliber: .32 New Police
Overall condition as seen in photos.
Very Fast. Very Safe. FREE SHIPPING. Will need to be sent to your local FFL or C&R licensee. This firearm is classified as a Curio & Relic.
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