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    Cased Colt Model 1855 Root Side-Hammer Pocket Revolver together with Accessories. Serial no. 621, .28 caliber, 3 ½-inch octagonal barrel with Hartford address and pointing finger motif. Blued finish. Cylinder with cabin and Indian fight scene. Case-hardened lever, hammer and trigger. Varnished walnut grips. Contained in original factory walnut, navy blue velvet-lined partitioned case together with accessories including: shell pattern pistol powder flask, Colt's Patent brass two-cavity bullet mold and green label Eley cap tin.
    Condition: Fine to excellent. Retaining approximately 60-65% finish, the barrel, cylinder showing wear and patina. Some vibrant case-hardening remaining on hammer. Main spring unmounted and needs to be set back in place. Grips are excellent. Case with light wear and minor marks. Wear to lining at front sight location. Some partitions loose.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    18th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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