Colt Model 1848 (Baby Dragoon)
United States (1848)
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The Model 1848 Baby Dragoon was intended for the civilian market as a lighter-weight, more compact form of the full-sized military-minded Dragoon model of 1948.
Detailing the development and operational history of the Colt Model 1848 (Baby Dragoon) Five-Shot Percussion Revolver. Entry last updated on 2/17/2018; Authored by Staff Writer; Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com
The Baby Dragoon preceded a whole line of compact, lightweight handguns intended for the civilian market under the Colt brand label.
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