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    Colt Model 1855 Sidehammer Pocket Revolver.
    Serial no. 27609 (butt and under barrel), .28 caliber, 3 1/2-inch barrel. Blued finish with smooth walnut one-piece grip. Full fluted cylinder as expected for the model 3 variation. Colt's Pt. and Hartford address on barrel (faint). This gun is pictured in the book Texas Iron, Guns of the Texas Rangers, by Moser on page 48.
    Robert D. Moser Collection.

    Condition: Fair to good. Retaining mostly a old refinish turning the gun a plum/brown with areas of pitting touch ups. Grips with mars, dents and some bruising. Small chips to heel. Faint barrel address. Loading lever a bit loose. Action good. Bore ok.



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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    11th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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