Colt New Police “Cop & Thug” Spur Trigger Revolver
The Colt "Cop & Thug" is a well known nickname for the Colt New Police. This beautiful example is chambered in .38 Colt.
Manufactured in 1884, this was the final revolver in the New Line series. Blade front and frame notch rear sights, smooth niter blue spur trigger and checkered hammer (with polished sides), niter blue screws, cylinder pin and release, "bulls eye" style ejector rod head, and fitted with black checkered hard rubber grips embossed with the "cop and thug" on the bottom and "COLT" in an oval at the top.
Colt only manufactured approximately 4,000 New Police Revolvers from 1882 to 1886.