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    Rare Cased Early London Colt Single Action Revolver with Shoulder Stock. Serial no. 22950, .45 caliber, 7 1/2-inch barrel with British proofs. Nickel-plated finish. Fire-blued screws. Varnished walnut grips. Contained in original English oak partitioned green felt-lined case together with issue nickel-plated adjustable shoulder stock. Inner lid with original label reading: Colt's Patent Fire-Arms Manufacturing Co., 14 Pall Mall, London, S.W./Directions for Using Colt's New .450 Bore Government Army Pistol. Case also contains a sealed box of 50 Eley .450 cartridges, oiler and "L" shaped tool. Case with wooden cartridge storage board for 12 cartridges.
    Condition: Excellent. Retaining approximately 70-75% finish with areas of wear
    on barrel and some relief edges. Grips excellent. Action excellent. Case with
    light wear and scuffs.


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    18th Sunday
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