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    John Wayne Commemorative Coach Gun and Bowie Knife. Comprising: 1) Serial number JW-0432, 12 gauge, 18 ½-inch blued barrel with gold bead front sight. Gold stagecoach and facsimile signature at breech. Fancy scroll work on lock plates and bottom of breech. Gold-plated triggers. Breechlock lever with gold brand from movie, "The Searchers." Bottom of barrel rib marked "BAIKAL. RUSSIA." Varnished walnut stock with checkered forearm and pistolgrip. Portrait of John Wayne as Cowboy laser cut into right side of buttstock. Blued butt plate with scrollwork decoration around full length image of John Wayne similar to image from the movie, "Stagecoach." 2) 10-inch clip point blade with gently notched back edge. Plated brass guard and pommel cap. Smooth hardwood grip. Top of guard marked with horseshoe and Red River brand. Condition: 1) Very good to fine. Retaining 90-95% original blue finish with light handling wear. Stock very good with spotting to surface. 2) Excellent.

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    December, 2013
    8th Sunday
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