The Colt Model 1861 Navy cap & ball .36-caliber revolver was a six-shot, single-action percussion weapon produced by Colt's Manufacturing Company from 1861 until 1873. It incorporated the "creeping" or ratchet loading lever and round barrel of the .44-caliber Army Model of 1860 but had a barrel one half inch shorter, at 7.5 inches. Total production was 38,000 revolvers.
Rogers & Spencer Army revolver cal 44 RF . This is a fully matching excellent antique Rogers & Spencer Army conversion revolver in caliber 44 rim fire, has a 7 1/2 inch octagon barrel with a mint bore serial number 4033 made in 1865 . This is one of the Army contract for 5000 Rogers & Spencer revolvers that were delivered in 1865 .
Griswold & Gunnison revolver that was made in Griswoldsville, Georgia. From 1862 – 1864, was 13 inches long, weighed 2 pounds, 6 ounces, and used a .36 caliber round ball. ~ from Mississippi Confederates.
Samuel Colt (1814–1862) was one of the most famous and successful American inventors and entrepreneurs of the early industrial age. By patenting the first mass-produced multishot revolving firearms, Colt achieved worldwide fame and a vast personal fortune