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    Rare and Exceptional U.S.N. Colt Model 1851 Navy Martial Percussion Revolver.
    Serial no. 89563, .36 caliber, 7 ½-inch octagonal barrel with single-line Hartford address. Blued finish. Case-hardened lever and frame. Frame marked: Colts/Patent/U.S. Large triggerguard. Left side of triggerguard assembly stamped: "G". Steel triggerguard and gripstrap assembly, the butt marked: U.S.N. Oil-finished one-piece walnut grips, the left butt stamped: I/G[star]W.R.[star]. Manufactured in late 1858. Condition: Fine to excellent for this model. Retaining approximately 60-70% thin transparent martial blue finish with scattered wear and grey age patina. Minor dents on right side of wedge area. Light tracking line on cylinder. Grips excellent with light marks on butt. Action crisp.




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    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
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