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    L.W. Pond First Model Single Action Revolver.

    Serial no. 1652 [barrel and butt], .32 caliber, 5-inch octagonal barrel with fixed front sight and frame notch rear sight. Blued finish. Brass frame. Case-hardened hammer and trigger. Left side of frame marked: KITTREDGE / CIN. O. Smooth hardwood grip panels. Threaded screwdriver in butt. Contained in unmarked leather holster. Sold along with notarized letter verifying specifics and states: Daniel E. Stipes, Captain, CS, a member of General Robert E. Lee's staff, took the revolver from a Yankee officer in January 1865.

    Condition: Very good. Finish primarily a smooth grey patina, with scattered signs of handling wear and patches of pitting. Some olive toning to brass. Heavy scuffs and dings to grips. Action good. Lightly pitted bore. Some cracking and discoloration to leather, along with a noticeable hole in the front.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2019
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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