Details: This is a brand new tin sign that has a distressed or weathered design, giving it a vintage look. The text reads: Colt, Hartford, Conn. Est. 1836, Revolvers, Automatic Pistols, Machine Guns, Colt's Patent Fire Arms M'F'g Co.
Colt's Manufacturing Company (CMC, formerly Colt's Patent Firearms Manufacturing Company) is a United States firearms manufacturer originally founded in 1836. It is best known for the engineering, production, and marketing of dozens of different firearms over the later half of the 19th and the 20th century. It has made many civilian and military designs used in the United States, as well was many other countries. Among the most famous colt products are the Walker Colt, used by the United States Mounted Rifles in the Mexican-American War, and the 'Colt .45' revolver, the proper name of which is the Single Action Army or Peacemaker.