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    Belgian Revolving Rifle by Francotte.
    Approximately 11mm caliber, 24-inch round barrel with side-mounted bayonet lug. Top of barrel marked: FRANCOTTE A LIEGE. Blued finish. 6-shot cylinder with Leige proof mark. Loading gate present. Ejector rod housing to right side of stock and frame. Right side of frame under cylinder marked: [crown]/AF. Hardwood stock and forearm with sling swivels. Steel buttplate.

    Condition: Good. Steel retaining approximately 10-15% original blue, mostly in protected areas, the balance a mottled gray-brown patina. Scattered patches of pitting and staining. Bore is fair showing moderate to heavy pitting. Cylinder somewhat loose. Action functions occasionally.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    8th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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