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    Harrington & Richardson Second Model Top Break Revolver Belonging to Al Capone. Serial no. 124649, .38 S&W caliber, 3 1/4-inch barrel with blade front and latch-groove rear sights. Nickel-plated finish. 5-shot cylinder. Barrel address reads: HARRINGTON & RICHARDSON ARMS CO./WORCESTER, MASS. U.S.A. Case-hardened trigger. Blued triggerguard. Checkered hard rubber grips with target logo. This is the fourth variation of the second model identified by the lack of patent dates and the abbreviation of Massachusetts. Manufactured 1913-1915. Sold together with a letter from Madeleine Capone Morichetti stating that this gun belonged to Al Capone.

    Condition: Fine. Retaining approximately 85-90% original nickel finish with scattered light handling wear. Bore with moderate pitting. Action needs adjustment.




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    June, 2014
    8th Sunday
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