What is the age of Colt Walker serial number 3794?
Bad news - there is no Colt Walker with that SN. Good news - you might have a 1st Model Dragoon made in 1848. Medium news - you could have one the reproductions that Colt has had made ove the past 30 or so years. They run about 650-800. Look it over carefully, if it is a reproduction, there will be Italian proof marks on it.
Colt's records show that yours (sn 3794) is one of 2,573; manufactured by Colt from 06/80 to 04/82.
Colt Walker Revolver U. S. Model of 1847, serial number 1001 is in the Col. John C. Hays collection, that is currently on exhibit in the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame in FT. Worth, Texas. It belongs to the Applewhite-Clark collection. The Colt Walker is complete with an ORGINAL Walker Flask, an ORGINAL Colt Walker Bullet Mould, and an orginal capper. It has NOT been modified in any manner, and is exactly as presented to…