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    Boxed Chicago "The Protector" Palm Pistol. c. 1890 Serial no. 412, .30 caliber, Nickel-plated finish. Textured hard rubber panels and palm pad. Sides of panels with dentate borders and center escutcheon with legend: The Protector/Pat. Mch. 6.83. Aug.29.93. Compression action. Contained in original "picture" box with pink paper cover and illustration of revolver on top. Printed instructions on inner lid with dealer address reading: Ames Sword Co. Chicopee, Mass. Estimated number manufactured 12,800 [see Flayderman 8A-038, page 473].
    Condition: Excellent to mint. Box with scuffs, repairs and minor losses to text.


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    18th Sunday
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