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    Lot of Two Starr's Pocket Derringers.
    Comprising: 1.) Eben T. Starr Fifth Model Four barrel Pepperbox. Serial no. 9, .32 rimfire caliber, 2 3/4-inch blued barrel cluster with fixed front bead sight. Left side of frame marked: STARR'S PAT'S / MAY 10, 1864. Silver-plated brass frame. Squared recoil shield. Revolving firing pin. Checkered button trigger. Smooth walnut grip panels. Flayderman 8A-178. 2.) Eben T. Starr Single Shot Derringer. Unserialized, .41 rimfire caliber, 2 3/4-inch blued barrel with front bead sight. Silver-plated frame marked: STARR'S PAT'S / MAY 10, 1864. Number 2 stamped to left side of frame. Checkered button trigger. Checkered walnut grip panels. Flayderman 8A-173.

    Condition: Good to very good. Each with a smooth grey patina to barrels. Each with scattered wear and patches of pitting to barrels and frames. Scuffs and dings present to grip panels. Action good. Moderately pitted bores.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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