Pietta Model 1860 Army .44-Caliber Black Powder Revolver
Buy Pietta 1860 Army. The 1860 Army revolver was adopted by the U.S. Ordnance and became very popular with mounted troops because of its easy handling, superior balance and excellent ballistics. This 6-shot, .44 caliber, round-barrel percussion revolver became very popular with mounted troops and went on to be the issue sidearm for the U.S. Army for many years. This authentic reproduction is 44 Caliber with a round barrel, brass trigger guard, 6-shot cylinder, fixed sights and one-piece walnut grip.
The Pietta Model 1860 Army .44-Caliber Black Powder Revolver, is fashioned after 1 of the most popular cap-and-ball, single-action revolvers ever made. The 1860 Army .44 was a mainstay in the Civil War as well as the weapon of choice for Texas gunfighter John Wesley Hardin and other gunmen. The Pietta Model 1860 Army revolver boasts a brass trigger guard, color case-hardened steel frame, round barrel and walnut grips. There’s also a naval battle scene laser-engraved on the cylinder. Buy Pietta 1860 Army in Legal Gun shop in USA.
Manufacturer model #: CAS44.
- 1 of the most popular cap-and-ball revolvers ever made
- Texas gunfighter John Wesley Hardin’s weapon of choice
- A mainstay in the Civil War
- Brass trigger guard
- Case-hardened steel frame
- Round barrel
- Walnut grips
- Naval battle scene engraved on the cylinder
The last models produced by Col. Colt before his death were the 1860 Army Model .44 cal. and the 1861 Navy Model .36 cal., built using the new steel-silver alloy discovered in the Col. Colt’s plants. We have introduced various models in our range: PIETTA SHERIFF’S Model (o), PIETTA 1860 ARMY BRASS FRAME, an inexpensive variation of the original steel frame gun, PIETTA 1861 NAVY, with brass backstrap and triggerguard, PIETTA 1862 NEW YORK METROPOLITAN POLICE .36 cal., the gun which was for many years the ordnance weapon of the N.Y.P.D., with silver plated backstrap and triggerguard, THE PIETTA 1862 POLICE “PONY EXPRESS” .36/.44 cal. with brass frame. Pietta 1860 Army Revolver & 1861 Navy Revolver Parts. These parts will work for the following models made by Pietta: 1860 Army Steel & Brass Frame Models, 1861 Navy, 1860 Army Snub Nose, 1861 Navy Civilian, and 1860 Army Sheriff. Please contact us for inquiries on special finish parts such as white finish, nickel, or engraved. These parts are not guaranteed to fit older Pietta models, other manufacturer’s guns, or original firearms.