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    Colt Model 1871-72 Open-Top Single Action Revolver.
    Serial no. 3231 [barrel, frame, triggerguard and butt] and 231 [cylinder], .44 caliber, 7 1/2-inch barrel with fixed front sight. Blued and case-hardened finish. Top of barrel marked: ADDRESS COL. SAML COLT NEW-YORK U.S. AMERICA. Two-line, two-date patent to left side of frame. Brass gripstraps. Smooth walnut one-piece rare Navy grip.

    Condition: Good. Finish primarily a bright grey patina with scattered signs of handling wear, age and patches of pitting. Faint etched cylinder scene. Scuffs and dings present to wood, with some minor loss to corners. "O" carved to right side of grip. Action functions. Moderately pitted bore. The Michael Ward Collection of Western Americana


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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    June
    19th Saturday 10:50 am CT
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    June
    19th Saturday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 43001-43118) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Saturday, June 19, 2021.
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