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    Colt Model 1849 Pocket Revolver.
    Serial no. 324243[including wedge and arbor], .31 caliber, 4-inch barrel with single line New York address. 5-shot cylinder, numbered to the gun. Loading lever unserialized. Blued and case-hardened. Left side of frame marked: COLTS PATENT. Brass triggerguard and straps. Varnished walnut grips.
    Manufactured 1870.

    Condition: Good to very good. Retaining some traces of blue in protected areas, the balance a smooth dark gray mottled patina. Fine patches of pitting on barrel and lug. Signs of having been cleaned on barrel. Frame screws showing tool marks. Action functions but cylinder stop does not engage. Mellow patina to brass. Grips fine retaining approximately 90-95% varnish. Some marks on butt.



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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    14th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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