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    Colt Model 1848 Type II Baby Dragoon Percussion Revolver in Associated Case with Powder Flask. Rare Serial no. 9353, .31 caliber, 5-inch octagonal barrel with two-line New York address. Excellent cylinder scene marked with "Colt's Patent" over the serial number. 5-shot cylinder with Texas Ranger and Indian scene. Blued finish. Case-hardened hammer and frame with two-line legend "Colt's Patent". Silver-plated brass squareback triggerguard and gripstrap assembly. Stamped "K" next to gripstrap screw and "T" on right side of gripstrap. Varnished walnut grips. Contained in aftermarket glass-topped walnut case together with a plain pistol size brass powder flask with spring-loaded charger. Manufactured in 1849.
    Condition: Fine for this model. Barrel, cylinder and frame showing grey metal with strong traces of blue finish, mostly in protected areas. Gripstrap retaining approximately 85-90% silver finish. Grips with light wear and bruises. Action crisp. Associated case and powder flask very good.


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    August, 2011
    21st Sunday
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