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    Cased English Screwbarrel Pistol by Kimbley.
    Approximately .52 caliber, 3 1/4-inch barrel. Brass finish. Left side of frame marked KIMBLEY, right side LONDON. Silver wire floral inlay walnut grip with high relief Lion scene on buttcap. German silver shield-shaped wrist escutcheon with TH mark. Various proofs present. Contained in associated fitted case with violet velour-lined interior. Also marked on the interior, BENETFINK & CO. / LONDON, E.O. No key present.

    Condition: Good to very good. Brass appears to have been heavily cleaned. Traces of verdigris present, pitting to metal areas. Inlays with minor separations. Marred screws and replacements. Case with various nicks, bumps and scratches. Interior relined. Gun does not hold cocked. Bore dark.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2017
    10th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 26
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