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The 1847 Colt® Walker is a weapon for the toughest soldiers and lawmen on the re-enactment frontier. – The 1847 Walker was the most powerful revolver made, until .357Mag was introduced in 1935. Inspired by Lt Col Samuel H. Walker of First Regiment, Texas Mounted Riflemen, it fired .44 caliber balls, “…cast 32 to the pound.” This gun will soon be listed on our website. Until then, please email: luke@huntingandde... -- SKU 500A:

The 1847 Colt® Walker is a weapon for the toughest soldiers and lawmen on the re-enactment frontier. – The 1847 Walker was the most powerful revolver made, until .357Mag was introduced in 1935. Inspired by Lt Col Samuel H. Walker of First Regiment, Texas Mounted Riflemen, it fired .44 caliber balls, “…cast 32 to the pound.” This gun will soon be listed on our website. Until then, please email: luke@huntingandde... -- SKU 500A

1847 American (Connecticut) Colt Walker percussion revolver at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

The Heavy Holy Grail of Colt Revolvers- The rare Colt Walker Model 1847 is a 6-shot, single-action revolver weighing in at 4-1/2 lb measuring a 1-1/2' in length. It was the weighty brainchild of Samuel Colt Samuel Walker. Walker met with Colt in the 1840s to propose improvements to the Colt Paterson revolver...the result was the Colt Walker. Fewer than 10% of the 1,100 are known to exist today. Due to their rarity, these guns are the Holy Grail of Colt revolver collecting. NRA Museums.