Original Pre Civil War Colt M1849 .31 cal Pocket Revolver with exotic grips in Museum Quality Investor Grade Condition. Has all matching numbers of 66008 (except for Colt Original Wedge) which is an 1853 early desirable pre war production date. Has an overall beautiful patina with some original finish intact. The exotic grips are tight to the gun and fit perfectly. The right side is darker from laying in a case or display. Has the Colt Patent on the left side of the frame and the New York Barrel Address. The mechanics are fully functional with nice action. The loading lever moves freely and secures tight. Has the original bead sight and nice rifling in the barrel. Beautiful cylinder scene remains and some silver wash on the brass trigger guard. A beautiful example that will make a great addition to any Museum or Civil War Gun collection. Please see all photos.