Pocket '49 For Sale

Colt Pocket '49 for sale. Close-up of its Stagecoach Holdup Scene featured on pages 78 of the book Colt Cylinder Scenes.
A Fine all-matching Colt in crisp condition.

$1900*

To Order:
Send Certified Check to:

Arthur Tobias
P.O. Box 3349
Idyllwild, CA 92549

For more information or photos please email Art.

*Price includes USPS Priority Registered Insured Shipping to Lower 48.

Featured as image 3.13 on page 78 of the book.

An example of the way Ormsby's signature and the slim box containing it had virtually disappeared by 1860.


Manufactured in 1860. Barrel has 60% blue. Cylinder has liberal traces of blue. Faint case colors on the frame and hammer, stronger on wedge and rammer. No silver on backstrap, 30% on trigger guard. Excellent one-piece grips with 95% varnish remaining.

All serial numbers match including inked in grip channel.


Unmarred barrel lug.


Strong original cylinder Scene.

Four remaining cylinder pins and removable cones.

Unmarred barrel lug back.

More Scene.

Standing breech.

Faint case color.

More faint case color on frame.